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DraftKings Sportsbook College Team Betting Restrictions by State

DraftKings, along with other legal sportsbooks in the US, must comply with various state-specific rules pertaining to the betting markets they may offer. While many states’ rules allow for similar markets, there are notable differences for the treatment of collegiate sports as permissible betting markets. Below is a list of restrictions on collegiate betting markets to be aware of in your state:

Colorado

-We are not able to offer betting markets on an individual collegiate athlete’s statistical occurrences or non-occurrences.

Illinois

-We are not able to offer betting markets on a sports event involving an Illinois collegiate team or individual competing through an Illinois collegiate program.

Indiana

-We are not able to offer betting markets on an individual collegiate athlete’s statistical occurrences or non-occurrences during the game.

Iowa

-We are not able to offer betting markets on an individual collegiate athlete’s statistical occurrences or non-occurrences in a single games of a collegiate sporting event in which a collegiate team from Iowa is a participant.

Michigan

-We are not able to offer betting markets on an individual collegiate athlete’s statistical occurrences or non-occurrences.

New Hampshire

-We are not able to offer betting markets on collegiate sporting events in which one of the participants is a collegiate team of a college institution that is primarily located in New Hampshire and we are not able to offer betting markets on a collegiate sports event that takes place in New Hampshire.

New Jersey

-We are not able to offer betting markets on any collegiate sport or athletic event that takes place in New Jersey or a sport or athletic event in which any New Jersey college team participates regardless of where the event takes place.

Pennsylvania

-We are not able to offer betting markets on an individual collegiate athlete’s statistical occurrences or non-occurrences.

Tennessee

-We are not able to offer betting markets on an individual collegiate athlete’s statistical occurrences or non-occurrences and we are not able to offer in-play proposition wagers on the performance of teams during collegiate sporting events.

Virginia

-We are not able to offer betting markets on a collegiate sporting event in which a Virginia college is a participant and we are not able to offer betting markets on an individual collegiate athlete’s statistical occurrences or non-occurrences.

West Virginia

-There are no specific betting market restrictions that apply to collegiate sporting events.


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