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    Bowls & CyBookie

    Now that the bowl season is over, how did everyone do on the bowl game credit betting? I wasn't working with nearly as much as some, so I consider my (approx) 1 million credit loss substantial... about 2/3's of my total going into it. I guess it's not quite as bad as my 401, yet.

    I lost the most on Texas Tech, and then another good amount on Texas. The bets I won were too small to help out.

    Any big winners? big losers?



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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    down roughly 400,000



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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    I ended up down about 1.5 - 2 million...


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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    I ended up around 500k. Thank you Bob Stoops. You're so dependable in bowl games!


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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    Tech killed me. I dropped 1 mill on them. So much for that gut feeling!



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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    I took a beating--though it wasn't all on bowl games.



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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    Lost it all. Just had a horrible string of losses, Tech topping them off with about a half million lost.


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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    I lost a million on the bowls alone


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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    If I didn't miss some bets I came out ahead 795,600 after I subracted my losses.


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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    The biggest bet I made was on USC, so that helped a lot.


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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    Lost 2.2 mil on the Big 12 South teams combined, won 1.4 mil on the Iowa game.



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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    At one point I had won 23,347 and lost 205,937. But I was able to score big on the games after the new year started and ended up wining 526,689 and loosing 239,937. Ended neting + 286,752, not a lot but was a nice pickup


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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    Down about 800,000

    I was doing all right until that game last night. I think I lost on just about every bet I placed.



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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    If this was real money I would have lost my house.


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    Re: Bowls & CyBookie

    Don't bet on bowl games.



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