Division Three Round-Up
By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Terriers top scorer Jonathan Stead gave the home side the lead on 38 minutes and Oxford faced an uphill battle when Julian Alsop was sent off on 70 minutes.
The ten men drew level two minutes later with Mark Rawle netting and the numbers were evened up when Lee Fowler was sent off in stoppage time.
Yeovil climbed up to third with a hard-fought 2-1 win over Scunthorpe.
Veteran Peter Beagrie opened the scoring for Scunthorpe on 39 minutes, but Kirk Jackson levelled matters on 71 minutes.
Andy Lindegaard grabbed the winner for Yeovil eight minutes from time.
Mansfield moved up to fourth after a superb 1-0 win at Hull.
Neil MacKenzie netted the crucial winning goal for the visitors six minutes from time to help them leapfrog Hull in the table.
Carlisle picked up only their second win of the season and their first in 15 games with an impressive 2-0 victory over Torquay at Brunton Park.
Andy Preece marked his debut with the opening goal for Carlisle after 16 minutes and Paul Arnison grabbed a second on 53 minutes.
Any hopes Torquay had of getting back into the game evaporated when Tony Bedeau was sent off for violent conduct.
Bristol Rovers ended Southend's resent resurgence with a narrow 1-0 victory at Roots Hall.
David Savage fired Bristol Rovers in front on 16 minutes, but the visitors were made to hang on for the last ten minutes when Christian Edwards was dismissed for deliberate handball.
Rochdale climbed further away from trouble at the wrong end of the table with a 1-0 win over Boston at Spotland.
Gareth Griffiths netted the only goal of the game three minutes before the break with his first goal since last April.
Boston suffered a blow 15 minutes from time when Lee Beevers saw red and Rochdale held on for all three points.
Two goals in the space of a minute earned Leyton Orient a 2-0 win over managerless Bury at Brisbane Road.
Youngster Gabriel Zakuani broke the deadlock for the home side on the hour mark and Gary Alexander doubled the lead with the second a minute later.
Macclesfield piled the misery on Darlington with a 1-0 win at The Reynolds Arena.
Steven Brackenbridge netted the all-important winning goal for Macclesfield on 62 minutes.
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Carlisle 2-0 Torquay
Darlington 0-1 Macclesfield
Huddersfield 1-1 Oxford Utd
Hull 0-1 Mansfield
Leyton Orient 2-0 Bury
Rochdale 1-0 Boston Utd
Southend 0-1 Bristol Rovers
Yeovil 2-1 Scunthorpe
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