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Ohio State grad crosses $1 million mark after 28th straight win on 'Jeopardy!'

Matt Amodio has now won 28 straight games. Friday's win puts him at $1,004,001 total winnings.

CULVER CITY, Calif. — An Ohio State University graduate has now won more than $1 million on "Jeopardy!"

Matt Amodio crossed the million-dollar milestone Friday night. He has now won $1,004,001.

Only Ken Jennings and James Holzhauer have won more than Amodio, each winning over $2 million.

The Ohio State grad has the third most consecutive victories in the game's history.

Holzhauer has four more straight wins with 32. Meanwhile, Jennings sits on top of the throne with 74 straight wins back in 2004.

Originally from the Cleveland area, Amodio graduated from Ohio State before heading to New Haven, Connecticut to pursue his Ph.D.

You can see if Amodio keeps his winning streak going Monday night at 7 p.m. on 10TV.

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