Colchester manager Joe Dunne felt his side fully deserved their 2-1 triumph over Coventry.
Colchester United ended a run of six games without a win with a 2-1 triumph over Coventry City.
Team news for Saturday's League One clash between Colchester United and Coventry City at Weston Homes Community Stadium.
Colchester manager Joe Dunne was relieved to see his side end a run of three successive defeats after a 0-0 draw with Rotherham.
Rotherham failed to score for the first time in the calendar year following a 0-0 draw away to struggling Colchester.
Team news for Tuesday's League One clash between Colchester United and Rotherham United at the Weston Homes Community Stadium.
Manager Joe Dunne was understandably bemused at Colchester's 2-1 defeat at Leyton Orient following a good showing at the Matchroom.
Leyton Orient lost top spot in League One despite Moses Odubajo claiming a late winner to down Colchester 2-1 at Brisbane Road.