In the Premier League yesterday three goals in the last 25 minutes gave West Ham victory over Crystal Palace.
In League One an injury time goal by Simon Cox gave Southend a two-one win over Rochdale.
Marc-Antoine Fortuné had put the Blues ahead early on before the visitors equalised midway through the second half.
Both sides played much of the game with ten men, Jermaine McGlashan was sent off for the Blues after two yellow cards.
Colchester’s winning run came to a halt with a one-one draw at Newport in League Two.
Chris Porter scored the U’s equaliser from the penalty spot after Kurtis Guthrie had been fouled in the area.
In the FA Trophy Braintree won five-two at East Thurrock while Chelmsford won one-nil at Dartford.
And in the National League South Concord drew 3-3 with Oxford City.