Despite an encouraging start, David Wagner's men found themselves behind when Theo Walcott raced clear to set-up Cenk Tosun for the visitors' opening goal.
And there was further frustration for the John Smith's Stadium faithful when Idrissa Gueye sealed the win with a strike from 20 yards in the second period.
Have a look below at the quick-fire talking points from today's John Smith's Stadium encounter....
Rajiv van La Parra's sloppy pass to see Theo Walcott quickly counter and set-up Cenk Tosun's 39th minute goal.
Moan of the Match
The aforementioned Dutchman also did himself no favours with a blatant dive under no pressure from Nikola Vlasic – it's about the third time this season he has done this.
Town's second-half substitutions and their ensuing endless formation changes suggest there is no real idea of what to do when chasing a game.
Man of the Match
Christopher Schindler: Read the game well and marshaled Town’s back four well.
Tweet of the Match
Lee Probert (Wiltshire): Let the game flow with some crunching tackles flying about but had no real major decisions to make.
Pumped up before kick-off before slowly dwindled away as things increasingly started to go against the Terriers.
A disappointing day at the John Smith's Stadium against an opposition not much better but with more Premier League nouse.
Huddersfield Town (4-2-3-1): Lossl; Hadergjonaj, Zanka, Schindler, Kongolo; Mooy, Hogg (Malone, 63’); Pritchard, Quaner (Billing, 59’), van La Parra (Depoitre, 75’); Mounie.
Subs Not Used: Coleman, Smith, Lowe, Stankovic.
Everton (4-3-3): Pickford; Baines, Keane, Jagielka, Coleman; Schneiderlin, Gueye, Rooney (Davies, 63’); Walcott, Vlasic (Funes Mori, 75'), Tosun (Niasse, 72’).
Subs Not Used: Robles, Bolasie, Martina, Baningime.
Half time: Huddersfield Town 0 Everton 1
Next match: Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium, Premier League, Sunday, May 6th (kick off 1.30pm)