The Tigers have impressed in the Championship this season and currently sit in third place in the league table, but their form has stuttered in recent weeks, picking up just one win in January so far.
Barnsley have impressed under new manager David Flitcroft in recent weeks, picking up two wins and a draw from their last three matches.
Hull City: WDDLWD
Possible starting lineups:
Hull City: Jakupovic; Rosenior, Chester, McShane, Bruce; Koren, Quinn, Meyler, Simpson, Brady; Proschwitz
Barnsley: Steele; Golbourne, Foster, Cranie, Kennedy; Stones, Etuhu, Perkins, Mellis; Dagnall, Harewood
Sports Mole says: 2-1