Accrington 1-2 Rochdale
Rochdale held on to beat Accrington despite playing 45 minutes with 10-men.
Matty Lund smashed the ball home to put Dale in front after Michael Rose's fierce strike cannoned off the crossbar and forward Scott Hogan doubled the advantage with a free header.
Stanley pulled one back through Kayode Odejayi's looping shot before George Donnelly saw red in first-half injury time for a challenge on Nicky Hunt.
Odejayi, Peter Murphy and Luke Joyce almost equalised, but Dale hung on.