Click to Use Secure Login
NOTICE: If you can not view the forum, you may need to log out of and log back in to recreate your forum session.
Views: 117
Posted by Drew Martin
Replies: 0

NCAA athletic programs are examining ways to be compensated for any increased compliance costs caused by the legalization of sports betting in some states.

On Thursday, representatives from Missouri, Rutgers and UConn participated in a conference call with Major League Baseball to consider options, including potentially creating a mechanism where a percentage of the amount wagered on events involving college teams would be funneled back to the schools. Major League Baseball, along with the NBA and PGA Tour, has been lobbying for similar fees to be paid to the professional leagues based on the amount wagered.

The professional leagues have asked for anywhere from 0.25 to 1 percent of the action bet on games and events, although states have been resistant to this point.

"I can confirm that a representative from UConn was present on yesterday's conference call," UConn athletic director David Benedict told ESPN in a statement. "It was beneficial to collaborate with peer and professional institutions as we prepare for what will result from the recent Supreme Court ruling." looking-compensation-compliance-costs-caused-sports-betting

Current Blog Topics
Current Blog Topics
SportsMemo Ads
Discussion Forum
Post SubjectTime    Last Poster
Ian can you double check th...21:02    Ian Cameron
Friday's MLB Podcast10:25    Drew Martin
World Cup Bets12:01    Drew Martin
CFL Week 2 Podcast11:22    Drew Martin
NFL Podcast (NFC South Bett...11:02    Drew Martin

Current Blog


Copyright © 2007 SPORTSMEMO, INC, 1-800-575-3069. is the nation’s premier resource for sports betting and handicapping information. Get free football picks, free NFL picks, free college football picks, free baseball picks, free NBA picks, free college basketball picks, free hockey picks, free golf picks, and free soccer picks from the nation’s top handicappers. Sportsmemo's sports betting insight and analysis comes from some of the most respected sports handicappers in the sports gambling industry including Ted Sevransky (Teddy Covers), Brent Crow of Alatex Sports, Rob Veno, Erin Rynning, Otto Sports, Andrew Lange, Ian Cameron, and Drew Martin. Listen to these handicapping experts daily on the Sportsmemo Podcast Monday-Friday at  Missed the Sportsmemo Podcast?  Past shows are available on's podcast archive page. Looking for daily sports betting tips and sports betting advice on the MLB, NBA, NCAA, NFL, NHL, CFL, and PGA? Check out the interactive sports betting posting forum, power ratings, expert handicapping blogs, and original sports betting articles from the Sportsmemo team that specializes in sports information from a pointspread perspective at   Jun 23, 2018 07:03 AM.