Andres Mendoza had a pair of goals but Emmanuel Ekpo's 64th minute unassisted shot was the goal that ended the Columbus Crew's Major League Soccer home game at Crew Stadium Saturday with Chivas USA at 3-3.
Nick LaBrocca, Andrew Boyens and Jorge Flores each scored goals for Chivas.
The Crew are 3-3-5 with 14 points and are tied with the Houston Dynamo (3-4-5) for third place in the Eastern Conference standings. Columbus travels to the New York Red Bulls next Saturday.
Chivas is in seventh place in the Western Conference standings at 3-4-4 with 13 points and will host the Vancouver Whitecaps Wednesday.