Pos Team Pld Pts GD Home   Away
  W D L F A   W D L F A
1 Mansfield Town 17 37   7 2 0 24 9   4 2 2 10 9
2 Southport 17 35   8 1 0 15 5   2 4 2 10 11
3 Aldershot 17 30   5 1 2 11 6   4 2 3 13 9
4 Newport County 17 29   5 1 2 15 9   3 4 2 10 12
5 Cambridge United 17 29   6 1 1 14 7   2 4 3 12 15
6 Chester 17 27   6 3 0 21 5   1 3 4 6 12
7 Lincoln City 16 26   5 1 2 15 10   2 4 2 14 9
8 Workington 17 25   6 2 1 16 9   1 2 5 3 11
9 Exeter City 16 24   6 2 0 15 3   1 1 6 4 12
10 Reading 16 23   3 5 0 12 3   2 3 3 6 8
11 Barnsley 17 23   4 4 1 17 10   2 1 5 10 15
12 Stockport County 16 22   6 2 1 16 8   0 2 5 2 11
13 Northampton Town 16 21   3 3 1 8 6   2 3 4 11 15
14 Doncaster Rovers 17 21   4 3 1 9 3   2 0 7 7 18
15 Hartlepool 17 21   3 3 2 8 7   2 3 4 8 13
16 Bury 17 21   4 4 1 10 8   0 5 3 4 9
17 Bradford City 17 20   3 3 2 10 9   2 2 5 7 16
18 Hereford United 17 18   4 3 1 11 4   0 3 6 4 13
19 Torquay United 16 18   3 3 2 9 7   1 3 4 5 10
20 Gillingham 17 17   3 1 4 11 9   1 4 4 6 11
21 Crewe Alexandra 17 15   2 4 3 8 10   0 5 3 7 13
22 Peterborough United 17 14   2 4 3 13 11   1 1 6 12 24
23 Darlington 17 13   1 3 5 9 16   2 1 5 8 12
24 Colchester United 17 11   2 4 2 13 11   0 1 8 6 22