Wright State University senior Emily Bingham advanced in the "Jeopardy! College Championship," thrilling a crowd of supporters who gathered to cheer her on at an off-campus "Jeopardy!" watch party.
Sporting a green and gold Wright State sweatshirt, Bingham battled with students from Louisiana State University and Northeastern University in the episode that aired Feb. 2, finishing in first place on Day Two of the tournament’s five-day quarterfinal round.
Bingham's semifinal contest will air at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 9, in Dayton on WDTN-TV channel 2.
Nearly 200 raucous supporters sardined into the party room at Fox & Hound Sports Tavern in Beavercreek to support Bingham as part of an event sponsored by the Wright State Alumni Association. A national viewing audience estimated at 8.2 million people also watched her compete. More at http://webapp2.wright.edu/w...