Big 12 Championship Odds
Oddsmakers seem to think that Oklahoma is going to be a runaway leader in the Big 12 this upcoming season. Here’s a look at the latest odds.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Sooners are the clear favorite to win the conference title, as Oklahoma is getting odds of -160 to win. Baylor, Oklahoma State, Texas and TCU are all listed with +700 odds.
Oklahoma has won this conference title nine times and is the defending champion. The Sooners were 11-2 overall last season and 8-1 in the Big 12. Oklahoma has to face Ohio State this season while also making Big 12 road trips to TCU and West Virginia while hosting Baylor and Oklahoma State and meeting Texas in the annual rivalry game.
Baylor has won the conference title twice in program history. The Bears were 10-3 last season and 6-3 in the Big 12. They have had a rough offseason, where they had to cut ties with coach Art Briles due to off-the-field issues. The Bears host Oklahoma State and TCU this season while hitting the road to face Texas and Oklahoma.
Oklahoma State has won this conference title one time in program history. The Cowboys were 10-3 last season with a 7-2 mark in the Big 12. Oklahoma State will host Texas this year, but has road trips to Baylor, TCU and Oklahoma.
Texas has won the conference title three times in program history. The Longhorns went 5-7 last year with a 4-5 mark in the Big 12. Texas opens the season against Notre Dame and also heads to Cal. In conference play it hosts Baylor and TCU while facing Oklahoma State on the road. They also face the Sooners in the rivalry contest.
TCU has won the Big 12 one time in its short history in the conference. The Horned Frogs were 11-2 last year while going 7-2 in the Big 12. The Horned Frogs meet Arkansas in non-conference play and get to host Oklahoma and Oklahoma State while making road trips to Baylor, Texas and West Virginia.