St Mirren winger Gary Teale will sit out the third match in a row for the Buddies as they take on Hearts in the Clydesdale Bank Premier League.
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The former Scotland cap has already missed recent defeats to Hibernian and St Johnstone as a result of back spasms and will play no part as the Scottish Communities League Cup finalists meet for a dress rehearsal of their March 17 Hampden decider in Paisley.
The only other absences for Danny Lennon's team are long-term injury victims Darren McGregor (knee) and Thomas Reilly (ankle).
Hearts are without midfielders Scott Robinson and Ryan Stevenson.
Robinson has a knee injury that might require surgery while Stevenson completes a three-match ban following his red card against Dundee United.
Long-term absentees Danny Grainger (knee) Marius Zaliukas (ankle) and Callum Patterson (foot) remain on the sidelines while Jamie Hamill is still working his way back from knee surgery.
St Mirren (from): Samson, Van Zanten, McAusland, Goodwin, Dummett, Newton, McLean, McGowan, McGinn, Thompson, Goncalves, Adam, Parkin, Barron, Mair, Imrie, Guy, Carey.
Hearts (from): MacDonald, Wilson, Webster, Walker, Barr, Mullen, Holt, Tapping, Ngoo, King, Ridgers, Prychynenko, Sutton, Novikovas, McGowan, Taouil, McHattie, Smith, Carrick.