Sheffield United failed to take full advantage of their game in hand over Charlton Athletic as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Colchester United at their Community Stadium. A goal from Hoskins in the 32nd minute for the Blades was cancelled out by Gillespie for ColU in the 56th minute. Colchester United 9th, Sheffield United 2nd.
Stevenage Borough managed to make up some ground on the play-off places they've recently lost given their recent FA Cup involvement as they managed to edge Oldham Athletic out in a 1-0 win at Broadhall Lane. Wilson scored the only goal for Borough in the 91st minute to clinch a vital home win. Stevenage Borough 8th, Oldham Athletic 14th.
Yeovil Town managed to edge a little further away from the drop zone with a 2-2 draw with Scunthorpe United at Huish Park. G Williams opened the scoring for the Glovers on the half-hour, with Parkin levelling 8 minutes after the re-start. Franks looked to have given the home side the win with a 68th minute strike only to see Parkin complete a brace in the 94th minute. Yeovil Town 13th, Scunthorpe United 18th.
Tranmere Rovers managed to come from behind to clinch a vital win over Preston North End at Prenton Park despite going behind in the 12th minute to a Cummins goal. The home side hit back to claim 3-points with goals from Showumni (15th min) and Robinson (67th min) to hoist Rovers with a relatively comfortable 7-point cushion. Tranmere Rovers 16th, Preston North End 15th.