In the Championship, two second half goals by Chris O'Grady and others by Liam Lawrence and Dale Jennings proved decisive in the relegation battle at Huish Park. Yeovil Town lost 4-1 to Barnsley in a match crucial to their chances of staying up. Luke Ayling got the Yeovil goal.
In League Two, Exeter City conceded a goal just before half time to Accrington Stanley at St James's Park and thats the way it finished.
At the bottom of the table, Torquay went down 1-0 at Southend.
Plymouth Argyle didn't have a game because scheduled opponents Chesterfield are playing in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy Final on Sunday.
Yeovil Town's Championship survival hopes were severely dented last night, but Plymouth Argyle have edged closer to the League 2 play-offs.
All three of Devon's Football League teams suffered defeats, but Yeovil's Championship survival battle received a boost at Blackpool.
Exeter's Gareth Steenson missed a conversion attempt with the last kick of the match as Gloucester won 14-13 at Sandy Park.