POMPEY FLYING HIGH AS LOWE BAGS EIGHTH
PORTSMOUTH extended their lead at the top to six points with a 2-0 victory over SOUTHEND.
Michael Turner’s own goal was followed by a Jamal Lowe (right) effort – his eighth of the season.
Title rivals SUNDERLAND had their match at ACCRINGTON abandoned deep into the second half because of a waterlogged pitch.
LUTON moved into second place with a 2-0 victory over FLEETWOOD. Harry Cornick scored before Craig Morgan’s own goal.
PETERBOROUGH stay in fourth after James Henry scored a late penalty – his second of the game – to earn OXFORD a 2-2 draw. Ivan Toney and Siriki Dembele struck to give Posh the lead twice, and DONCASTER had a 4-0 win at BRISTOL ROVERS.