A Tayside children's charity will be the big winner tonight when the Oor Wullie's BIG Bucket Trail auctions kick off in Dundee.
Paul McGowan scored the decisive penalty in the shoot-out as Dundee took the Betfred Cup Group D bonus point win over Cove Rangers.
St Mirren 1-1 Dundee Utd: Tangerines remain in the Championship after heart-breaking shootout defeat
Dundee's run of defeats stretched to nine after they were beaten in stoppage time by 10-man Motherwell in a seven-goal thriller at Fir Park.
St Mirren put major dent in Dundee's Premiership survival hopes by downing the Dee 2-1 in Paisley.
A late Aidan Fitzpatrick winner for Partick Thistle effectively killed off Dundee United's faint title hopes as they downed the Terrors 2-1 at Firhill.