Florida Atlantic misplaced its second sport of the season at Mississippi earlier than reeling off 20 straight wins.
Throughout that streak, in December, a Caesars Sportsbook bettor in Illinois wagered a complete of $400 to win $800,000 on the Owls to win the nationwide championship.
The gambler positioned three $100 bets at 2,500-1 odds and one $100 guess at 500-1.
Florida Atlantic, 35-3 and driving an 11-game win streak, upset Kansas State on Saturday to advance to the Remaining 4 and is 2 victories from successful the nationwide title.
The ninth-seeded Owls are 2-point underdogs to fifth-seeded San Diego State in Saturday’s nationwide semifinal.
“They put up an enormous win complete within the common season. We had some lengthy odds on them, they usually’re being rewarded for his or her religion,” Caesars assistant director of buying and selling Adam Pullen mentioned. “They’re sitting on some huge tickets and are in an excellent place to ensure themselves a revenue.”
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