Dunfermline salvages home point against Killie

Dunfermline battled back after 1 draw with Kilmarnock.

James Fowler piled on the misery for last-place Dunfermline as he provided the opening goal in the 21st minute.

But the Pars responded just before halftime with Andy Kirk equalizing in the 44th minute. It was Kirk's team-high seventh goal of the Scottish Premier League season.

A scoreless second half ensured a draw and one point for each side.

The draw snaps a two-game losing streak for Dunfermline and brings the Pars to 18 points on the season. They now find themselves tied with Hibernian for last place in Scotland's top tier.

Kilmarnock climbs above Dundee United and into seventh place, improving to 28 points. Killie sits one point adrift a spot in the Scottish League playoffs.