Knight, Packer and a bookie

Wynn

Sounds like the latest CBS comedy, right?

No, this one is real.

Bob Knight and Billy Packer will be shooting a series of televised specials about the NCAA Tournament … from Las Vegas. In a casino (the Wynn, to be exact). Actually, in the casino’s sports book.

But, you know, they won’t talk gambling.

“Why Vegas is because Bob and I, and a lot of people, want to really experience what this is really like because we do think, next to being center court, this is the place to be,” Packer said.

The shows, which will air on Fox Sports Net, will start right after the seedings are announced and continue until after the Final Four.

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