Tune in to WBBZ-TV over the next couple weeks to cheer on your favorite Canisius teams competing on the game show “Bragging Rights.” Students in Professor Barbara Irwin’s “Broadcasting in America” class produced four of the upcoming episodes, which pits two teams of three against one another in a race to answer trivia questions on a variety of subjects.
The Canisius-produced episodes, which feature contestants from the Canisius community, are scheduled to air Tuesday, November 27, Wednesday, November 28, Tuesday, December 4 and Wednesday, December 5 at 8:00 p.m. on WBBZ-TV.
Here are the teams scheduled to compete:
Game 1 – Tuesday, November 27: Canisius College English Department (red) versus Canisius College Quadrangle (blue)
Game 2 – Wednesday, November 28: Canisius College Student Newspaper, “The Griffin” (red) versus Canisius College Video Game Club, “Fusion” (blue)
Game 3 – Tuesday, December 4: Canisius College Undergraduate Student Association (USA) (red) versus Canisius College Communication Department alumni (blue)
Game 4 – Wednesday, November 5: Canisius College Golden Griffins baseball (red) versus Canisius College cross country and track (blue)
Petey, the college mascot, also makes an appearance on the game show as does Matt Gorczyca, assistant director of the Canisius Fund, who served as a guest score keeper.
Submitted by: College Communications