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On Saturday, May 24, 2014, graduates of the University of Connecticut stopped by the Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas to pick up their winnings: a total of $60,000. From left: Paul Delvecchio, Andrew Zielinski, John Mitkevicius, Tom Andreoli, Harrison Fuchs, Dan Stewart, Patrick Charmel, Marc Demattie, Dave Faenza and Michael Price at the Hard Rock sports book.
Twelve fraternity brothers wagered $100 apiece on UConn at 50-to-1
May 28, 2014 (2 a.m.)
A group of recent University of Connecticut graduates shunned the old gambling adage of not betting with your heart en route to a five-figure payday.
Twelve diehard fans, all of whom graduated from UConn within the past two years, put $100 each on the Huskies at 50-to-1 ...