Kansas’ come-from-behind win over UNC in the NCAA Men’s Basketball National Championship was out-rated by UNC’s previous Final Four win over rival Duke.
BetMGM reported it as their highest women’s betting handle ever. 79% of the money was on South Carolina’s spread, while 72% of the money was on the under.
Mack placed two bets before the Final Four for Kansas to win the title at +190. He is notorious for hedging his furniture store promotions through sports bets.
The reigning Player of the Year scored 15 of her game-high 27 points in the extra periods. She has the highest earning potential per social media post ($62.9K) among all remaining March Madness athletes.
On Tuesday, the NCPA filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education, alleging Division I schools’ athlete compensation limits violate Black students’ civil rights.
The Peacocks’ run has thrust the entire school into the national spotlight, and the publicity-related rewards could extend far beyond the hardwood.
ISU became the team with the lowest winning percentage (.083) in the previous season to win a game. T.J. Otzelberger is the lowest-paid head coach ($1.5M) in the Big 12.
Hill explains why he’s never watched the famous 1992 Duke-Kentucky game, his relationship to the Final Four, and Coach K’s underrated people skills.