Match ends, Alloa Athletic 0, St. Mirren 2.
Alex Rae won the battle of the new bosses as his St Mirren side ran out winners at Jack Ross's Alloa Athletic.
The Buddies took the lead when Lawrence Shankland chipped Andrew McNeil.
Calum Gallagher missed two good chances for St Mirren, putting over the bar then firing wide of the post, while David Crawford missed the best of Alloa's first-half chances.
Gallagher eventually grabbed a goal when Shankland turned provider to tee him up with an easy close-range finish.
- 6MarrSubstituted forReintamat 80'minutes
- 5HamiltonBooked at 6mins
- 14McManusSubstituted forFernsat 64'minutes
- 27CrawfordSubstituted forHyndat 77'minutes
- 7McMullanSubstituted forCuddihyat 90'minutes
- 10CarswellSubstituted forHowiesonat 55'minutes
- Alan Muir
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Alloa Athletic 0, St. Mirren 2.
Attempt missed. Michael Doyle (Alloa Athletic) left footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left.
Hand ball by Barry Cuddihy (St. Mirren).
Substitution, St. Mirren. Barry Cuddihy replaces Paul McMullan.
Attempt saved. Scott Hynd (Alloa Athletic) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
Foul by Burton O'Brien (Alloa Athletic).
Calum Gallagher (St. Mirren) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Colin Hamilton (Alloa Athletic) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Keith Watson (St. Mirren).
Corner, St. Mirren. Conceded by Burton O'Brien.
Foul by Kyle McAusland (Alloa Athletic).
Scott Agnew (St. Mirren) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
Foul by Iain Flannigan (Alloa Athletic).
Stephen Mallan (St. Mirren) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Attempt missed. Lawrence Shankland (St. Mirren) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right.
Corner, St. Mirren. Conceded by Andy McNeil.
Attempt saved. Scott Agnew (St. Mirren) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.
Foul by Mikk Reintam (Alloa Athletic).
Lawrence Shankland (St. Mirren) wins a free kick in the attacking half.