College Sports Face New Integrity Worries With Legal Betting

By Zachary Zagger (June 29, 2018, 9:20 PM EDT) -- Legal sports betting is beginning to spread in the U.S. in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to strike down a federal law that had stood in the way, raising particular integrity concerns for college sports that schools and colleges are going to have to address.

Sports wagers can now legally be placed in at least three states, including New Jersey, the state that led the Supreme Court challenge to the federal law known as the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, or PASPA.

This spread of legalized sports betting has many concerned it will jeopardize the integrity of...

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