MK Dons were the big winners in League One as they crushed Oldham 7-0, while leaders Bristol City and Swindon both suffered surprise defeats
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Oldham beat Walsall 2-1 as Conor Wilkinson and Mike Jones responded to Jordan Cook's opener to ensure the Lancastrians extend their unbeaten to ten.
Basement dwellers Crewe enjoyed a change of fortune when beating Coventry 2-1, with Febian Brandy and George Cooper putting Alex in control before an Anthony Grant own goal gave City hope, only for Jack Finch to see red and the fightback fade.
Caretaker boss Andy Dawson gave incoming Scunthorpe manager Mark Robins a welcome boost as the Iron romped to a 3-0 victory at Gillingham in League One.
Russ Wilcox paid the price for a poor run of results earlier this week, but United responded to the news that Robins will take over on Monday with a resounding success.
Aided by the dismissal of Doug Loft, Scunthorpe ended a run of four straight defeats with goals from Paddy Madden, Neal Bishop and Gary McSheffrey, the latter deep in stoppage time.
Scunthorpe have sacked manager Russ Wilcox following a poor run of results.
The Sky Bet League One side have lost six of their last seven matches in all competitions, culminating in a 2-1 home defeat to Notts County in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy on Tuesday night.
Wilcox, who took over last December following a spell as caretaker boss, led the Iron to promotion last season having finished runners-up to Chesterfield in League Two.