NCAA Tournament Betting By The Numbers

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March Madness is underway but not all the activity in this year’s tournament is on the court. According to the American Gaming Association, 47 million American will wager a staggering $8.5 billion on the games. Those numbers include bets with bookies, friends, online, and office bracket pools. 

To further breakdown basketball betting, more than 40 million people will fill out a collective 149 million brackets spending roughly $4.6 billion.

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