Leeds boss Garry Monk was delighted with the finish, knowing the point has given his side a three point cushion over seventh placed Fulham as they look to finish in the play-offs.
But as the Sky Sports commentators said, Leeds United did what was most important in the face of the onslaught - they stayed in the game.
Ritchie, caught by Charlie Taylor late in the game, was replaced by fit-again Yedlin for the last few minutes.
Leeds United claimed a massive point in their push for the playoffs with a last-gasp leveller at St.James' Park on Friday night.
Behind him was Ayoze Pérez (six goals, five assists) and a team record of scoring at St James' Park in their nine previous games.
In a battle between two of the Championship's strugglers, Hoban's first goal for Rovers 12 minutes from time in the east Midlands cut the gap between one of the bottom three and Forest to just two points as Blackburn won 1-0.
Newcastle, looking to play balls into Mitrovic, took time to settle into the game, but by the half-hour mark they were making some headway in the visiting half of the pitch. "I am pleased with the performance of the team, the commitment, the passion, the way we played the chances we had", said the Spaniard.
"I don't sense any huge pressure on the players at Leeds, even though they'd expect to get into the play-offs now".
Defender Pontus Jansson had to be on his toes to deny Aleksandar Mitrovic after had beaten Green to a 64th-minute back-pass and prodded the ball towards goal, but the Serbia global played a key role as the home side took the lead three minutes later.
"He might actually be sold to try and better Newcastle".
"I make Leeds favourites tonight, I really do".
"What an fantastic mentality they have created.we have played better but you need both". I'd like to think it was the moment; part of me also thinks it was the progress made by the group. We expected to come here against a team we are sure will get promoted.
Monk will be hoping that the win against Preston generates some momentum ahead of Friday's evening clash, with Newcastle coming into the game after losing 2-1 to Sheffield Wednesday.
The bomb, known officially as a GBU-43B, or massive ordnance air blast weapon, unleashes 11 tons of explosives. Spicer also said all necessary precautions were taken to prevent civilian casualties and collateral damage.
Uzbek authorities have already initiated a criminal case against Akilov over his participation in an extremist organization. A Swedish lawyer says Akilov has admitted guilt in the terrorist attack that left four people dead and 15 others wounded.
All those GOP calls prompted Charlene Health, a 52-year-old homemaker and Republican in Belle Plaine, to cast a ballot for Estes. And the vote could portend good news for Democrats in the next election - next week's Georgia contest to succeed Tom Price.
Mehmet Ali Agca, who attempted to assassinate Pope John Paull II in 1981, was among the youth group's members. That "unduly invests the weight of the decisions and the power of the executive on the president".
Ndidi is nearly certainly off the agenda for West Brom, given he's only just joined Leicester City and is doing well. Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp: "West Brom have all our respect and all our concentration".
That is when the task will begin of uncovering the mass graves where Islamic State threw its opponents after executing them. They have really two choices: "they can surrender to the Iraqi security forces, or they're going to be killed".
MONDAY NIGHT: Partly cloudy skies and cool temperatures will be around with an overnight low temperature of 52 degrees. That rain threat will shift to the south Monday as all of our area will see a good shot for a shower or thunderstorm.
City desperate to beat United to Alexis Sanchez
Former Arsenal winger Marc Overmars has been linked with a return to the club to take up the role of director of football. But the Mail notes that he, rather understandably, doesn't actually want to go to the Chinese Super League.
Media not taking the Bill O'Reilly cases seriously
Fox executives said many advertisers in "O'Reilly Factor " have had their commercials re-expressed in other Fox shows. I'm offended by the coverups, and I'm offended by the remarks O'Reilly made towards Congresswoman Waters last month.
NCAA adopts early signing period, 10th coach for football
That's a change from the current rule, which doesn't permit official visits until September 1 of the recruit's senior year. Next, the Collegiate Commissioners Association would have to approve the early signing period when they meet in June.
Boy, 5, dies at rotating Sun Dial restaurant in Atlanta
The incident happened at the Sun Dial Restaurant in the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel Friday afternoon, according to WSB-TV. Less than a month after that, ten-year-old Stephen Akinlabi died at the hotel's pool after he fell in at a birthday party.
Warriors are big favorites in Las Vegas to capture title
Can anyone make waves in the West against Golden State? The Spurs always play smart and Kawhi Leonard will be quietly spectacular. The Cavs are the favorite in the East, despite trailing the Boston Celtics in the regular season standings .
Female kicker making college football scholarship history
Tiago Paim signed with the Grizzlies in February and Eduardo Majalca is returning. "I haven't really thought that far ahead yet". On March 4 she committed to Adams State - a university she had reached out to - and later committed to the basketball team too.
RCB v MI: Mumbai rebuild after Badree hattrick
Pollard departed after smashing four sixes and three fours in total, more importantly doing the job when his team needed it most. Right from cricket pundits sitting in com boxes to the waiters at a local Mumbai cafe, everyone is an expert in India.
Spain saves 73 migrants from 5 boats crossing from Africa
The civil guard based on the island of Mallorca said their ships had found two boats with 14 men each both on Thursday and Friday. Ayob Qasem, spokesman of the Libyan coastguards, said some 97 migrants are feared missing, including 15 women and children.
Tom Cruise Films 'Mission Impossible 6'
In one of the videos, we can see that the 54-year-old actor is watched by a lot of excited onlookers on the filming set. BMW debuted its i8 hybrid supercar in " Ghost Protocol " and introduced its new 7 Series flagship in " Rogue Nation ".
Trump won't let reality stop him from lying about Susan Rice
FBI Director James Comey and the Justice Department refuted the president's claim in testimony to Nunes's committee on March 20. Nunes has been consistent all along that no evidence he's yet seen would allow him to conclude what Rice did was illegal.