Chesterfield manager Paul Cook admitted his team were not at their best against Exeter on Good Friday.
Exeter remain deep in relegation trouble despite holding promotion-chasing Chesterfield to a 1-1 draw at the Proact Stadium.
Team news for Good Friday's League Two clash between Chesterfield and Exeter City at the Proact Stadium.
Chesterfield have extended Daniel Kearns' loan from Peterborough until the end of the season.
Paul Cook saluted his Chesterfield players as they homed in on automatic promotion following a 2-1 win at Hartlepool.
Hartlepool suffered a fifth consecutive defeat as they were beaten 2-1 by promotion-chasing Chesterfield at Victoria Park.
Team news for Saturday's League Two clash between Hartlepool and Chesterfield at Victoria Park.
Mason Bennett is confident Chesterfield will go on to win promotion from League Two this season and he hopes they go up as champions.