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March Madness has provided some March magic for Fairleigh Dickinson University - and one gambler has cashed in on that.
In response to a tweet by betting writer Darren Rovell, one user shared his friend's wager of $33,000 on the Knights of FDU to down No. 1 seed Purdue.
His bet paid off, when Fairleigh Dickinson became the third 16-seeded team in NCAA Division I tournament history to knock off a one-seed.
The total payout came out to a whopping $528,000 on odds of +1500 for the victory for the school from Teaneck, New Jersey.
It's one of the greatest upsets in the history of collegiate American sports - and a big pay day for this gambler.
Fairleigh Dickinson University of Teaneck, New Jersey pulled off a major upset over Purdue
One bettor won big - cashing in on a $528,000 prize from a stake of just $33k on Friday