Tonight was the 2015 Miss USA Pageant and the winner crowned as Miss USA is … Miss Oklahoma Olivia Jordan.
The fourth runner up was Miss Maryland, third runner up was Miss Nevada, and second runner up was Miss Rhode Island, which meant that it was down to Miss Oklahoma and Miss Texas.
Tonight, the top 5 contestants were Miss Oklahoma Olivia Jordan, Miss Texas Ylianna Guerra, Miss Rhode Island Anea Garcia, Miss Maryland Mame Adjei, and Miss Nevada Brittany McGowan. While most of the top 5 answered their questions with poise and thought, Miss Rhode Island faltered a bit and was unable to answer her question. Miss Nevada also struggled a bit.
As for Miss Photogenic and Miss Congeniality, Miss Indiana was awarded the honor of Miss Photogenic. In addition, Miss Alaska and Miss Delaware were the first-ever contestants to tie for Miss Congeniality.