League Two round-up
By Paul Higham
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Yeovil Town and Scunthorpe United both scraped 1-0 wins on Saturday.League Two's top two Yeovil Town and Scunthorpe United both scraped 1-0 wins on Saturday.
The Glovers maintained their six-point lead at the top of the table as Phil Jevons's penalty inside ten minutes was enough to see off Leyton Orient - who had Efe Echanomi sent off just after the hour.
Scunthorpe remain in second place, but they left it very late to beat Rushden & Diamonds at Glanford Park with Peter Beagrie's winner coming in the final minute.
Third-placed Southend United had to grab a late strike to earn a 2-2 draw at Chester City, who took the lead through Michael Walsh.
Mark Gower levelled for The Shrimpers, before Ben Davies restored Ian Rush's side's advantage four minutes after the break, but Freddy Eastwood grabbed a point for The Shrimpers five minutes from time.
Bottom side Cambridge United suffered more misery, as David Flitcroft's 90th minute winner gave Bury the three points after Jon Newby had cancelled out debutant Iwan Roberts's opener.
Northampton Town edged a 1-0 win over play-off rivals Macclesfield Town at The Sixfields Stadium with Danny Crow grabbing the winner after just two minutes.
Swansea City went down 1-0 at Notts County thanks to Mark Stallard's strike, while a Nathan Tyson hat-trick saw Wycombe Wanderers beat Lincoln City 3-2 at Sincil Bank, with Kevin Sandworth and Simon Yeo scoring for the hosts.
David McGurk scored the only goal of the game as Darlington defeated Boston United 1-0, and Johnny Mullins did the same for struggling Kidderminster Harriers, as they beat Cheltenham Town at Aggborough.
Lucas Cominelli gave Oxford United the lead at home to Grimsby Town, but goals from new loan signing Matt Harrold and Andy Parkinson gave The Mariners a 2-1 win.
Luke Rodgers grabbed a point for Shrewsbury Town at Mansfield Town, as he cancelled out Alex Neil's strike for The Stags while the game between Bristol Rovers and Rochdale ended goalless.
Click below for match summaries:
Bristol Rovers 0-0 Rochdale
Bury 2-1 Cambridge Utd
Chester 2-2 Southend
Darlington 1-0 Boston Utd
Kidderminster 1-0 Cheltenham
Lincoln 2-3 Wycombe
Mansfield 1-1 Shrewsbury
Northampton 1-0 Macclesfield
Notts County 1-0 Swansea
Oxford Utd 1-2 Grimsby
Scunthorpe 1-0 Rushden & D
Yeovil 1-0 Leyton Orient
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