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Penn State grad student Bill Cossen wins second ‘Jeopardy!’ episode, $16,801

“In ‘Godspell,’ ” host Alex Trebek said, “this character leads the company in singing ‘Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord.”

Penn State graduate student Bill Cossen’s response: “Who is John the Baptist?”

That was the winning question to the “Final Jeopardy” answer that kept Cossen in the champion’s position Wednesday on “Jeopardy!”

Cossen had $12,000 going into the final round of his second day of competition on the trivia game show and wagered $4,801, raising his two-day total to $31,801.

The next round airs 7 p.m. Thursday on Comcast channel 5.

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