Robbie Neilson makes three changes from the side that drew with Dundee United last week as the Jambos host St Mirren in today’s Scottish Cup quarter-final tie.
Peter Haring slots into the starting line up with John Souttar missing out, while Ben Woodburn and Andy Halliday come in for Gary Mackay-Steven and Cammy Devlin.
Meanwhile, there are places on the bench for Academy graduates Makenzie Kirk, Luke Rathie and Macaulay Tait.
Hearts line up as follows:
Gordon, Kingsley, Haring, Baningime, Woodburn, Boyce, Atkinson, Halliday, McKay, Halkett, Simms.
Subs: Stewart, McEneff, Moore, Sibbick, Kirk, Rathie, Tait.