"We're delighted with the end result," said Adams. "It's never easy coming to Dens Park and getting three points so all credit to the players.
"We're now only five points off second top and 18 points away from the bottom.
"We're not relaxing though because we just want to keep winning as many games as possible and see where it takes us."
Ross County are back in SPL action next Saturday when they entertain St Johnstone.