Brent Yarina, Senior Editor, February 16, 2016

Jesse Owens is one of the greatest athletes of all time, regardless of sport.

The Ohio State track and field legend and four-time Olympic gold medalist took the No. 3 spot on BTN's "Big Ten Icons" list, compiled in 2011.

With Friday's release of "Race," a sports-drama based on Owens, the former Buckeyes standout is all over popular culture.

That includes Jeopardy!

Take it away, Alex Trebek: "Jesse Owens, known as the Buckeye Bullet, broke an astounding three world records and tied a fourth, all within 45 minutes, for this Big Ten school."

Easy, right? Welp, here's the contestant's response: "What is the University of Ohio?"


Watch it all in the video in the tweet above.