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PSU grad student a three-day ‘Jeopardy!’ champ

Penn State graduate student Bill Cossen, right, poses with “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek during a taping of the show. Cossen is a three-time champion and will appear again Friday.
Penn State graduate student Bill Cossen, right, poses with “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek during a taping of the show. Cossen is a three-time champion and will appear again Friday. Photo provided

He’s done it again.

Penn State graduate student Bill Cossen is a three-day “Jeopardy!” champion, having won $18,801 Thursday. That brings his winnings to $50,602 going into Friday’s competition on the the question-and-answer game show, which airs at 7 p.m. on Comcast channel 5.

Cossen had the first runaway victory of the new season Tuesday and is the first three-time champion this season, according to host Alex Trebek.

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