David Wagner's side came from a goal down to get the better of Leeds 4-1 at Elland Road in the Championship game.
Stuart Dallas put the Whites in the lead midway through the first half, but the home team conceded the equaliser in the 41st minute when Mark Hudson found the target.
Harry Bunn, Karim Matmour and Nahki Wells scored in eight second-half minutes to seal a comfortable 4-1 win for Huddersfield.
Paterson and Whitehead have taken to Twitter to revel in Town’s victory.
Get in u beauty Lads were outstanding. Fans were unreal your beers will taste good 2nite— Dean Whitehead (@442Dean) March 19, 2016
Boooooooom ! Fans were ledge! 3 points in the Derby— Jamie Paterson (@jamiepaterson12) March 19, 2016
Over the course of the 90 minutes at Elland Road, hosts Leeds had 53% of the possession, took seven shots of which only one was target, and failed to earn a single corner.
Visitors Huddersfield had 47% of the possession, took 13 shots of which nine were on target, and earned six corners.