Morton 0-2 Hamilton Accies

Hamilton Accies player Grant Anderson
Anderson set up Hamilton's first goal and scored the second

Two goals in the space of five second-half minutes gave Hamilton victory over Morton and moved Billy Reid's side up to second in the First Division.

Morton goalkeeper Colin Stewart saved a long-range volley by James McAlister in the first half.

Marc Smyth's overhead kick smacked off the Hamilton crossbar after the break.

Grant Anderson crossed for Paul Currie to head the visitors in front after 72 minutes.

And Anderson made sure of the points with a right-foot shot from close range.

Morton: Stewart, Weatherson, Evans, Smyth, Forsyth, Di Giacomo, McCann, Bachirou, O'Brien (Campbell 81), MacDonald, Jackson. Subs Not Used: McGinley, McGeouch, Little, Fulton.

Booked: Smyth.

Hamilton: Cerny, Gordon, Mensing, McLaughlin, Hendrie, McAlister, Kevin McBride (Anderson 70), Crawford (Currie 56), Imrie, Spence, Andy Ryan (Paterson 53). Subs Not Used: Hutton, Chambers.

Booked: Gordon, Spence.

Goals: Currie 72, Anderson 77.

Att: 2,264

Ref: George Salmond

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