|2013 Mid-American Conference Tournament Odds: Ohio Favored|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 13 March 2013 11:00|
MAC Tournament Odds
CLEVELAND, OH (TheSpread) – The 2013 Mid-American Conference Tournament gets in full swing starting today. Here is a look at the odds to win this tournament.
This Tournament is an 8-team single elimination tournament in staggered format with the top 2 seeds in the semifinals and the next two seeds in the quarterfinals. Two opening round games start the tournament today. Each game is played at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, and the tournament runs from March 13-16. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Ohio is the favorite to win this tournament, as it has 5/6 odds to win. Other short odds to win are Akron (13/10) and Kent State (7/1).
Ohio is the No. 2 seed in this tournament after going 14-2 in the MAC and 23-8 overall. Ohio is the defending champion of this tournament, and the Bobcats have won this championship six times.
Akron is the top seed in the tournament. The Zips went 14-2 in conference play and 24-6 overall, but are without their starting point guard for this tournament due to a suspension. Akron has won this tournament twice, the last time coming in 2011.
Kent State is the No. 3 seed in the tournament. The Golden Flashes went 9-7 in the MAC and 19-12 overall. Kent State has won this tournament five times. The last title came in 2008.
The 2013 Mid-American Conference Tournament takes place from March 13-16 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. For odds on each team to win the Mid-American Conference Tournament, see below.
2013 Mid-American Conference Tournament Odds To Win
Kent State 7/1
Western Michigan 18/1
Ball State 75/1
Miami Ohio 75/1
Eastern Michigan 100/1