Out-of-form pair Walsall and Crawley battled out a 1-1 draw at a windswept Banks’s Stadium.
Each objectives got here within the last 4 minutes of the primary half as Crawley’s Tom Nichols cancelled out Brendan Kiernan’s opener for Walsall.
Either side common early probabilities with James Tilley steering over first time from Nichols’ cross for Crawley earlier than City keeper Glenn Morris foiled Kiernan’s effort from an acute angle.
The vigorous Nichols then shot simply extensive on the flip however Walsall went forward within the forty first minute when Kiernan coolly clipped a effective end over Morris from Emmanuel Osadebe’s by ball.
Crawley levelled in first-half stoppage time as George Francomb robbed a dithering Jack Earing and crossed for a stretching Nichols to stab house on the volley.
Walsall ought to have regained the lead simply after the hour however Rollin Menayese’s weak close-range shot was cleared off the road by Tony Craig earlier than Morris tipped over Osadebe’s fierce 25-yarder.
Neither facet may discover a winner to depart Walsall twelfth with one victory in eight and Crawley, in 18th, with one win in 10.