|2013 Pac-12 Conference Championship Odds To Win: Oregon Favored|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 04 July 2013 06:00|
Pac-12 Conference Odds
(TheSpread) – The Pac-12 Conference should be a tightly contested one in the 2013 season. Here is a look at the odds to win the Pac-12 this season.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Oregon is the favorite to win the title, as the Ducks have odds of +200 to win. Other short odds to win the Pac-12 are USC (+500), Arizona State (+600) and Arizona (+650).
Oregon has won the conference title 10 times, with the last title coming in 2011. The Ducks went 12-1 last season, and lost head coach Chip Kelly to the NFL. Still, Oregon returns 15 starters, including running back DeAnthony Thomas.
USC has won the conference title 38 times, most of any program. The last title for USC came in 2008. The Trojans went just 7-6 last year, their first year back from probation. USC has 16 starters back this season.
Arizona State has won the Pac-12 three times. The last title came in 2007. Arizona State went 8-5 in 2012, but the Sun Devils have 16 starters back this year.
Arizona has won the conference title just one time, back in 1993. The Wildcats went 8-5 in 2012, Rich Rodriguez’ first year as head coach. Arizona brings back 17 starters this year, including all 11 on defense.
For a look at the odds for each team to win the 2013 Pac-12 Championship, see below.
Odds to win the 2013 Pac-12 Championship
Arizona State +600
Oregon State +900
Washington State +5600