Sports Jeopardy Recap – May 18, 2016

Keenan Bigg goes for the threepeat on this episode of Sports Jeopardy!

You can watch this game on Crackle!

Today’s contestants:

Adam Sabol, a student from Santa Clarita, CA
AdamSabol
Thayer Gallison, an investment analyst from Roswell, GA
ThayerGallison
Keenan Bigg, a nonprofit development manager from Chicago, IL (2-day total: $10,000)
KeenanBigg-3

Final Jeopardy! category: BASKETBALL HISTORY

Final Jeopardy! clue: Of the 4 ABA franchises that joined the NBA in 1976, it’s the only one to have won an NBA title

Click/Tap Here for Correct Response

Who are the San Antonio Spurs?

[collapse]

---Advertisement---

Scores going into Final:
Thayer 13,500
Keenan 11,000
Adam 8,750

Final Results:
Adam 8,750 + 3,500 = 12,250
Keenan 11,000 + 8,000 = 19,000
Thayer 13,500 + 8,501 = 22,001 (1-day total: $5,000)

Daily Double locations:
1) WHAT MONTH IS IT? 500 (18th pick)
Thayer 3500 +2000 (Keenan 3250 Adam 2000)

2) THE CIVIL WAR 2500 (2nd pick)
Keenan 4500 -2500 (Thayer 7000 Adam 2250)
3) RELAX, THEY’RE ALL ABOUT SPORTS 2000 (20th pick)
Adam 9250 -3000 (Keenan 11000 Thayer 11000)

On the scoreboard:
19 – 93
97 – 97
In the second game of a doubleheader on September 7, 1993 (hence the pair of 97s), Mark Whiten of the St. Louis Cardinals had 4 HRs and 12 RBIs.

Game stats:
Thayer 12,000 Coryat, 16 correct, 2 incorrect, 37.78% in first on buzzer
Keenan 13,500 Coryat, 14 correct, 2 incorrect, 26.67% in first on buzzer
Adam 11,750 Coryat, 13 correct, 2 incorrect, 26.67% in first on buzzer

Keenan Bigg, final stats:
49 correct
5 incorrect
2/4 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: 3,000)
3/3 in Final Jeopardy
31.85% in first on buzzer (43/135)
Average Coryat: 12,833

Thayer Gallison, stats to date:
17 correct
2 incorrect
1/1 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: 2,000)
1/1 in Final Jeopardy
37.78% in first on buzzer (17/45)
Average Coryat: 12,000

(contestant photo credit: sportsjeopardy.com)

(When commenting, please note that all comments on The Jeopardy! Fan must be in compliance with the Site Comment Policy.)

%d bloggers like this: