Graham Westley paid tribute to Maidstone and refused to blame the controversial 3G pitch after Stevenage lost 2-1 in the FA Cup.
Maidstone United earned an FA Cup trip to Wrexham after a shock 2-1 victory over Stevenage in their first-round replay.
Portsmouth manager Andy Awford slammed his players after they were dumped out of the FA Cup at Conference side Aldershot Town.
Aldershot dumped 2008 winners Portsmouth out of the FA Cup after a 1-0 first-round replay win at the Recreation Ground.
Keith Hill said he had no right to be choosey about Rochdale's next FA Cup opponents after slating the display in the win over Northampton.