Liam Craig grabbed the only goal in a game lacking any real excitement and entertainment.
Lomas joked: "Some lost the will to live and I was nearly joining them.
"It certainly wasn't a classic.
"I think the accumulation of games told, I think it was about six games in 21 days.
"It has been a pretty hectic schedule and it's been the same 15 or 16 players who have been going week in, week out."