Scott Hogan found the net for Birmingham City as they beat Bristol City 3-0 in the Championship.
The Republic of Ireland cap scored the Blues' second goal in the second half after Riley McGree netted the opener in the the 14th minute.
Striker Hogan and Gary Gardner made sure of the points in the second half.
Neil Warnock's historic night turned sour as his Middlesbrough side were beaten 3-1 by Luton at Kenilworth Road.
Warnock took charge of his 1,602nd game, an English football record, and Josh Coburn's 15th-minute goal put Boro ahead.
But Luton turned the game on its head in the second half with three goals in five minutes from Sonny Bradley, Elijah Adebayo and Harry Cornick.
Coventry missed the chance to move into the top three, going down 2-1 at home against Swansea.
The away side were two up inside 12 minutes through Jamie Paterson and Joel Piroe and, although Kyle McFadzean pulled one back in the 28th minute, they could not find an equaliser.
Fifth-placed Huddersfield looked like they would take the points when Danny Ward put them in front late on at Peterborough but Jonson Clarke-Harris marked his return from suspension with the equaliser.
Benik Afobe's 71st-minute effort gave Millwall a 1-0 victory over Reading to lift them into the top eight while Nottingham Forest and Sheffield United played out a 1-1 draw.
Morgan Gibbs-White struck 12 minutes from time for the Blades but Lewis Grabban levelled matters five minutes later.
Meanwhile in League One, Will Keane who was called-up to the Ireland squad for the first time in October, was among the scorers for Wigan as they beat Fleetwood Town, with the striker scoring his seventh of the season in the 68th minute as James McClean contributed to the build-up.