Craig Hignett made one change for his second game in charge of Hartlepool United.
The Pools boss brought in Carl Magnay for Nicky Featherstone in the midfield in the only alteration to the side which defeated Yeovil Town on Saturday.
There was a change on the bench with Rhys Oates coming in for Rakish Bingham.
Former Sunderland striker Jon Stead was in the Notts County side.
Pools: Carson, Richards, Bates, Jackson, Jones, Magnay, Woods, Gray, James, Paynter, Thomas.
Subs: Bartlett, Carroll, Harrison, Featherstone, Hawkins, Oates, Fenwick.
Notts County: Carroll, Adams, Smith, Hollis, Thompson, Noble, Hewitt, MacKenzie, Banton, Stead, McLeod.
Subs: Loach, Murray, Sharpe, Campbell, Burke, Atkinson, Audel.
Referee: David Webb