|2013 Conference USA East Division Odds To Win: Marshall & ECU Favored|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 19 July 2013 06:00|
Conference USA East Odds
(TheSpread) – The Conference USA East Division has a pair of teams looking to secure the title this year. Here is a look at the odds to win this division title.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Marshall and East Carolina are favored to win this division title, as each has odds of +185. The other short odds to win are Middle Tennessee, which has odds of +410 to win.
Marshall has never won the East Division. The Thundering Herd were 5-7 last year, but have 17 starters returning this season, led by quarterback Rakeem Cato, who threw for 4,201 yards last season.
East Carolina has won the East Division title two times, with the last title coming in 2009. The Pirates went 8-5 a year ago and return 20 starters this season, including quarterback Shan Carden, who threw for 3,116 yards in 2012.
Middle Tennessee has never won the division title. The Blue Raiders are coming off an 8-4 record in the 2012 season, and the team returns 17 starters, led by quarterback Logan Kilgore.
For a look at the odds for each team to win the 2013 Conference USA East Division, see below.
Odds to win the 2013 Conference USA East Division
East Carolina +185
Middle Tennessee +410
Southern Miss +800
Florida Atlantic +1300
Florida International +1600