Daily Fantasy Sports Expand With American Cornhole League, Prize Picks

  • PrizePicks and the American Cornhole League (ACL) have joined forces, bringing cornhole to daily fantasy sports.
  • The ACL has begun embracing virtual tournaments amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. They view DFS as a way to increase fan involvement.
  • PrizePicks is available to over 70% of the country’s populace, bringing the ACL to the mainstream.

MILFORD, Ohio - Fans of the American Cornhole League (ACL) will now be able to engage even more with the sport as the ACL has partnered with PrizePicks to bring cornhole to the daily fantasy sports world. This marks the first time the ACL has been available for DFS.

The ACL has changed their league's format into virtual tournaments due to quarantines caused by the COVID-19 outbreak. ACL Commissioner Stacey Moore views this partnership as a way to increase fan involvement.

An official launch has not been set for when the ACL with be available at PrizePicks, but the wait shouldn’t be long as the deal has already gone through.

ACL Meets DFS

Daily fantasy sports expanding into supplying cornhole options is just another sign of the growing market for DFS action.

PrizePicks founder and CEO Adam Wexler believes his platform is the perfect home for all ACL fans, especially during these unprecedented times.

“We have long believed our simple, fast and fun DFS format is the most mainstream accessible format on the market,” said Wexler. “Additionally, our digital footprint covers more than 70% of the US population so cornhole fans around the country can have action on a live sport in these unprecedented times.”

The ACL has managed to successfully continue unabated during the coronavirus outbreak that has shut down most major sporting leagues and events. League commissioner Stacey Moore expressed how the ACL managed to sustain during the pandemic.

“We took quick action to make our league pandemic-resistant via our virtual tournaments,” said Moore. “We know our fans want to get in the game, and the PrizePicks simple over/under prediction format is an easy way for any ACL fan – new or old – to get in the game.”

Cornhole has been featured at online sportsbooks for major tournaments. Bringing the ACL to the DFS world now increases the league's value as a legitimate sporting option for fans.

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