Since Hearts crashed into the bottom of this Premiership courtesy of a 3-2 defeat against 24, craig Levein faced calls.
A defensive display from the Jambos saw Sherwin Seedorf, Declan Gallagher and Jermaine Hylton find the net to the Steelmen.
Ryo Meshino did turn in a cameo that is heartening from the bench, finding the net and teeing a target for Uche Ikpeazu up . But, that did little to stop the fury of their house fans.
Second-half targets from Mohamed El Makrini and Liam Miller made Kilmarnock a 2-0 win which turned the heat on Hibernian boss Paul Heckingbottom up.
The name of angelo Alessio rang round Rugby Park as his Kilmarnock negative made it four matches, but the only chants from the visiting fans were to go because the visitors’ run continued.
Aberdeen and St Johnstone shared with the points at Pittodrie in a 1-1 draw a difficult day for soccer, using a wind.
Tommy Wright’s men levelled 15 minutes later thanks to a Michael O’Halloran shooter Joe Lewis would feel that he should have ceased, although ryan Hedges had the home side in front before the half-hour using a drive.
Captain Marcus Fraser netted a stoppage-time winner beat St Mirren 2-1 at Dingwall. Ross Laidlaw’s blunder appeared to have price County success as the free-kick ended up in the back of the net in the 72nd minute of Tony Andreu.
Laidlaw let Andreu’s chance through his legs following the effort of the substitute had clipped the wall and bounced in front of this County goalkeeper.
The home side had opened the scoring 10 minutes earlier when Ross Stewart struck a volley.