The 22-year-old defender had previously spent two loan spells with the Glovers from Bristol City but signed a permanent deal with the club on Thursday.
Ed Upson recovered from a knee injury to play 90 minutes in the 2-0 win at Sheffield United and Nathan Ralph was involved in the squad again as the Glovers recorded their third straight League One victory.
Yeovil have already lost twice to North End this season but Gary Johnson wants his side to approach this clash with a positive outlook.
"We are probably not going to get relegated and I think as a club we should start thinking `actually, we have put ourselves in a pretty strong position with four wins out of five'," he told the Western Gazette.
"We have got some massive home games coming up and they are the games to show our quality because there shouldn't be any fear now."