Schools ask lawmakers to ban betting on collegiate sports

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Published on October 21, 2019 - Duration: 00:38s

Schools ask lawmakers to ban betting on collegiate sports

Ohio’s public colleges and universities are asking lawmakers to prohibit betting on collegiate sports as the state moves to authorize sports wagering, saying that bets on amateur athletic contests could compromise those sports.

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Schools ask lawmakers to ban betting on collegiate sports

INFORMATION ABOUT THE PLANDURING THE TUESDAY MEETING.OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY DOES NOTWANT YOU MAKING BETS ON THEFOOTBA TEAM.O.S.U.

IS ASKING LAWMAKERS TOBAN BETTING ON COLLEGE SPORTS.THE SCHOOL ARGUES IT COULDCOMPROMISE ATHLETIC PROGRAMS ORLEAD TO PLAYERS TAKIN PAYOFFS.RIGHT NOW OHIO IS CONSIDERING ABILL TO ALLOW SPORTS WAGERS ATCASINOS, AND SOME ORGANIZATIONS.AND, THE HOUSE MEASURE WOULDALLOW ONLINE OR MOBILE BETTINGTHROUGH THE OHIO LOTTERYCOMMISSION.BUT A SENATE VERSION

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