Jason W. Osborne

Jason W. Osborne

Professor of Statistics, Institute for Responsible Gaming, Lottery, and Sport, Miami University


As March Madness looms, growth in legalized sports betting may pose a threat to college athletes

By: - March 13, 2023

When March Madness begins on March 14, 2023, it’s a sure bet that millions of Americans will be making wagers on the annual college basketball tournament. The American Gaming Association estimates that in 2022, 45 million people – or more than 17% of American adults – planned to wager US$3.1 billion on the NCAA tournament. […]