It’s good for the economy!
Per Ben Maller at FoxSports:
March madness gambling has been the second biggest betting market in terms of dollars wagered right behind the National Football League. “According to the NCAA, 35% of male college students bet on sports and 7 of 10 adults are reported to have placed some sort of wager in the last year,” said RJ Bell.
Just think what a college football playoff could do for sports books everywhere…