Geoffrey Gagganga scored in either half as defending champions Uganda Christian University beat Islamic University of Uganda 2-0 in a group B contest of the Pepsi University Football league in Mukono.
Musema Ramathan had a golden opportunity to give IUIU an early lead but his effort went inches wide.
Gagganga fired the hosts into the lead in the 20th minute to send the home fans into ecstasy.
Male Anthony had a decent chance to extend UCU’s lead but was denied by IUIU goalie.
In the 65th minute, Gagganga completed his brace to seal victory for the champions.
Musema (IUIU) was booked for reckless play on Gagganga during the contest.
Action resumes tomorrow with another group B game as Kumi University host Kampala International University.