MacGyver is asked by his former professor to be a judge for a university physics competition - a competition that Mac himself has won. The professor's son, pumped and primed to win the prize, is deceived and ultimately defeated. The aftermath proves deadly, as Mac deals with the son's depression and endless uphill battle to make his father proud.
Did You Know?
The barricades used in this episode were actually real student submissions in an annual physics competition at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York. See more
Mac and the Prof speak at normal volume when they discuss their plans to stop David from detonating his bomb. But they do not move away from the speakerphone box, so David would be able to hear them. See more
Now that I have your attention, let it be known that the annual Fizzics Follies has been fractioned to the final four finalists.
Referenced in Fermat's Room
Written by Randy Edelman See more