Adam King's first-half strike secured Crewe an important 1-0 win over fellow strugglers Oldham and moved them off the bottom.
Millwall continued their impressive promotion push in Sky Bet League One as Shaun Williams delivered a 1-0 win against Bury.
Conor Washington plundered a hat-trick as in-form Peterborough cruised to a 4-0 win at Scunthorpe.
Rochdale came from a goal down to clinch a 2-1 victory against Port Vale at Spotland.
Skipper James Collins fired a fine equaliser as Shrewsbury held high-flying Gillingham to an entertaining 2-2 draw at a wet and windy Greenhous Meadow.
Swindon won away for the first time since September when they cruised to a 4-0 win at Chesterfield.
Nathan Pond's own goal gifted Blackpool a 1-0 victory in their first ever league derby against Fleetwood Town.
Coventry were guilty of twice throwing away a lead to draw 2-2 with Doncaster at the Ricoh Arena.
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