Rovers make just the one change from the side that drew with Huddersfield Town.
Ben Marshall comes back into the starting line-up having served his one-match ban for picking up five yellow cards. He replaces Ryan Nyambe.
Preston make two changes from their defeat at the hands of Sheffield Wednesday seven days ago as Marnick Vermijl and Simon Makienok come in for Alan Browne and Aiden McGeady.
Former Rover Alex Baptiste starts, whilst Tommy Spurr is named amongst the substitutes. Paul Gallagher misses out through injury,
PRESTON: Maxwell, Vermijl, Cunningham, Pearson, Clarke (c), Wright, Makienok, Johnson, Hugill, Baptiste, Robinson.
Subs: Lindegaard (GK), Brown, Grimshaw, Spurr, Pringle, May, Huntington.
ROVERS: Steele, Marshall, Lenihan, Mulgrew, Williams, Feeney, Lowe (c), Evans, Conway, Gallagher, Graham.
Subs: Raya (GK), Greer, Byrne, Stokes, Emnes, Akpan, Bennett.