• Publication date: September 16, 2009

Big Shot: Confessions of a Campus Bookie Big Shot: Confessions of a Campus Bookie

On the campus of Arizona State University, Benny Silman is in charge of ...

On the campus of Arizona State University, Benny Silman is in charge of accepting all bets for the school's basketball games, under the watchful eye of his mentor, a high-rolling Las Vegas gambler. It isn't long before Benny is operating his own bookie ring, raking in big bucks at every turn. The beginning of the end for Benny occurs when A.S.U. basketball star Stevin "Hedake" Smith suggests that he'd like a piece of the action, too.