Tag Archives: National Collegiate Athletic Association
- Study shows link between betting and college football Nielsen ratings
May 26, 2015
A new study has demonstrated the power that betting lines hold over college football television ratings. Economics professors Steven Salaga and Scott Tainsky compiled the study, which was recently published in the journal Economic Letters. The professorial pair concluded that TV ratings were higher when the scoring margin moved closer...
- The futility of chasing (March Madness) perfection
March 13, 2013
You know when people say that perfection is unattainable? Well, they might as well be talking about a perfect March Madness bracket. To save yourself the disillusioned ambition of picking all 63 games of March Madness correctly, that is hitting the correct outcome of all the games from the first...
Casino owners boost friendly rivalry with $1M NCAA bet
March 22, 2017