Rushden defender Philip Gulliver struck an injury-time equaliser to earn his side a point in a draw with Halifax.
On-loan midfielder Craig Nelthorpe gave the visitors the lead when he hammered home from close range.
Rushden levelled when Simon Ainge was penalised for handball in the area and Tom Shaw scored from the spot.
Halifax striker Andy Campbell stroked home to put his side back in the lead with 10 minutes remaining, but Gulliver popped up to snatch a draw late on.
Rushden & D'monds: Roberts, Osano, Gulliver, Hope, Howell, Burgess, Shaw, Challinor, Kelly (Tomlin 61), Brown (Gooding 82), Rankine.
Subs Not Used: Bastock, Woodhouse, Corcoran.
Goals: Shaw 42 pen, Gulliver 90.
Halifax: Legzdins, Harban, Ainge (Stamp 69), Quinn, Doughty, Heslop, Griffith, Kearney, Nelthorpe (Campbell 58), Killeen, Shaw.Subs Not Used: Sharpe, Torpey, Gray.
Booked: Quinn, Harban.
Goals: Nelthorpe 3, Campbell 81.
Ref: M Bull (Essex).