His fitness will be further monitored this week as will that of second row Steven Sykes who sustained a knock to the knee during the closing stages of the game.
There was better news for Andrew Conway who completed his successful return to senior action after a run of frustrating injuries.
Out-half Ian Madigan brought his season's try tally to an impressive six tries in 12 games in all competitions thus far.
Meanwhile, Mat Berquist (knee) and Dominic Ryan (ankle) are both still on course for January returns having stepped up their respective rehabilitations in recent weeks.
Is it expected that there will be further changes to the panel for Sunday's interprovincial game with the team set to be announced on Friday afternoon.