Rory Gaffney, Tom Nichols and Joe Partington all start as Darrell Clarke makes three changes to the side to face Rochdale.
Daniel Leadbitter and Ellis Harrison both picked up injuries in the Oxford victory on the Saturday, consequently making way for Partington and Gaffney to return to the starting XI.
Kyle Bennett also drops to the bench, allowing a start for Tom Nichols.
Rovers XI: Adam Smith (GK), Joe Partington, Tom Broadbent, Tony Craig, Lee Brown, Chris Lines, Ollie Clarke (c), Liam Sercombe, Stuart Sinclair, Tom Nichols, Rory Gaffney.
Rochdale XI: Josh Lillis (GK), Joe Rafferty, Jim McNulty, Stephen Humphrys, Callum Camps, Scott Wiseman, Matt Done, Ryan Delaney, Andy Cannon, Mark Kitching, Ian Henderson (c).
Subs: Brandon Moore (GK), Harrison McGahey, Ollie Rathbone, Joe Thompson, Bradden Inman, Billy Knott, Sam Hart.