New Bristol Rovers manager, John Ward, secured his first win in charge with a derby day win over Plymouth. Fielding three new signings, the home side led 2-0 at half time with goals from Joe Anyinsah and Matt Lund.
Fellow strugglers, Plymouth, gave themselves hope with a Connor Hourihane goal just after the hour. But Rovers held on for a vital win which boosts their survival hopes.
Yeovil Town won for a club record 8th time in a row. Exeter City beat Accrington on Friday night, but Plymouth Argyle and Torquay both lost.
Exeter City picked up a club record tenth away win of the season. There were also wins for Yeovil Town and Plymouth Argyle.
Yeovil Town won for the fifth game in a row after a 3-0 win over Brentford. There were draws for Exeter and Plymouth, but Torquay lost 2-1.