North Carolina Sports Books Open for Business

North Carolina Sports Books Open for Business

Before Thursday, in the small mountain town of Cherokee, it’s hard to imagine people caring much about a play-in NCAA Tournament game between two 16-seeds, Texas Southern and Mount St. Mary’s.

But here they were Thursday night, and as the close game wound down and it became clear Texas Southern would win, a group of about a dozen men started celebrating inside Harrah’s Cherokee Casino’s new sports gambling room, The Book. A middle-aged balding guy in a navy blue golf shirt stood up in front of the 90-foot TV, whooped it up, did a little dance and fist-bumped his friend.

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