Livingston 3-0 Cowdenbeath

A trio of first-half goals helped Livingston to victory against Cowdenbeath.

Iain Russell tapped home a 27th-minute opener and then set up Anthony Andreu to fire Livi's second.

And Jesus Garcia Tena converted from close range after Jordan Morton's shot had been parried just before the break.

Cowdenbeath offered little in the second half and Livingston comfortably sat on their lead.

Livingston: McNeil, Watson, Barr (Kyle Jacobs 72),Garcia Tena, McCann, Andreu, O'Brien, Fox (Mullen 78), Scougall (Ross Gray 89), Iain Russell, Morton. Subs Not Used: Jamieson, Booth.

Goals: Iain Russell 27, Andreu 39, Garcia Tena 44.

Cowdenbeath: Flynn, Brett, Armstrong, Milne, Adamson, Stevenson, O'Brien (Mbu 46), Miller, Linton, Hemmings (McKenzie 72), Coult (Stewart 46). Subs Not Used: Wight, Cusack.

Att: 1,112

Ref: Alan Muir