They led through Craig Davies before being pegged back by Terry Skiverton while Stephen Gleeson was later dismissed.
County broke the deadlock two minutes before half-time. Rowe's free-kick was knocked on by John Mullins and Davies hooked the ball in from close-range.
Yeovil's skipper Skiverton attempted to spearhead several attacks in the second half to get his side back on level terms, and he wasted a good chance when he fired wide from a promising position
But, on the hour, he levelled matters, heading in a left-wing cross from Paul Warne.
County were reduced to 10 men on 72 minutes when Gleeson was sent-off for an alleged elbowing offence.