Les Kiss hands a debut to Ballynahinch flanker Aaron Hall for Ulster's Pro14 home game against Benetton on Friday.
Ireland prop Marty Moore will move from Wasps to Ulster on a two-year deal at the end of this season.
Ulster's director of rugby Les Kiss says Jared Payne's recurring headaches mean that he cannot be rushed back to action.
Ulster score seven tries and concede five as they beat bottom-placed Southern Kings 43-36 to move up to second place in Conference B.
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Ulster skipper Chris Henry admits they were far from their best despite scoring seven tries in a 36-29 win over the Pro14's bottom team Southern Kings.
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