Livorno and Varese stalled, Bari burst Novara’s bubble, Pro Vercelli went down and Vicenza fans stopped play in a 5-1 home defeat to Empoli.
The game at the Stadio Menti was suspended for 29 minutes after home fans staged a pitch invasion, sitting on the side of the field and refusing to leave.
They were protesting the disastrous result that saw Empoli go 5-1 up before half-time, but negotiations with the players eventually saw them return to the stands. Vicenza drop are in the bottom three and risk relegation.
Brescia 3-2 Ascoli
Scorers: Caracciolo 19, pen 58, 82 (B), De Maio og 25 (A), Feczesin pen 68 (A)
Cesena 3-1 Juve Stabia
Scorers: Succi 38, 92 (C), Martinelli 48 (JS), Meza Colli 79 (C)
Cittadella 1-2 Reggina
Scorers: Di Nardo 8 (C), Gerardi 75 (R), Campagnacci 90 (R)
Crotone 2-1 Modena
Scorers: Eramo 16 (C), Gabionetta pen 38 (C), Andelkovic 46 (M)
Sent off: Andelkovic 80 (M)
Grosseto 2-2 Varese
Scorers: Neto Pereira 25 (V), Ebagua 45 (V), Piovaccari 64 (G), Coulibaly 95 (G)
Hellas Verona 3-1 Pro Vercelli
Scorers: Cacciatore 34 (HV), Gomez 52 (HV), Sgrigna 72 (HV), Iemmello 85 (PV)
Novara 0-1 Bari
Scorers: Caputo 51 (B)
Spezia 1-1 Virtus Lanciano
Scorers: Sansovini 10 (S), Mammarella 18 (VL)
Sent off: Almici 29 (VL)
Ternana 1-1 Livorno
Scorers: Belingheri 58 (L), Carcuro 93 (T)
Vicenza 1-5 Empoli
Scorers: Tavano 24, 34 (E), Tonelli 28 (E), Maccarone 29, 36 (E), Rigoni 45 (V)
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