College students Kevin Brown and Niki Peters are among 15 finalists who will compete for a $100,000 grand prize in the two-week Jeopardy! College Championship, starting this week.
Their participation was announced last week; now, the show’s website has been updated with their first appearances.
Brown will play on Tuesday. Viewers can then watch Peters’ turn on Friday. “Jeopardy!” airs at 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays on KBOI-TV, Channel 2.
Brown is a senior at Louisiana State University, majoring in environmental engineering. He attended the Treasure Valley Math and Science Center and graduated from Capital High School.
Peters is a sophomore at the University of California, Berkeley, studying integrative biology. She also attended the Treasure Valley Math and Science Center and graduated from Timberline High School.
The winner of the college tournament also gets a spot on the game show’s next Tournament of Champions.