James Holzhauer continued his win streak on “Jeopardy!” Monday by winning his 23rd game — and beating a Georgia State University professor. Adam Stone, associate professor at Georgia State’s Perimeter College, has studied for years to win a spot on the popular TV trivia quiz show.
Normally, a “Jeopardy” player who comes in third place does not generate much media interest. But Georgia State University associate professor Adam Stone happened to face off against powerhouse player James Holzhauer.
ATLANTA – The University System of Georgia Board of Regents approved a proposal Tuesday to merge Georgia State University and Georgia Perimeter College into what would become the largest school in the state.
Monday night, Adam Stone’s dream came true.
The years of hard work paid off, as Stone made his debut on his favorite TV show, “Jeopardy!”
“It was one of the greatest experiences of my life!” Stone told 11Alive.
Stone went head-to-head with reigning “Jeopardy!” champion James Holzhauer, also known as “Jeopardy James.”