Pac-12 Championship Odds
The Pac-12 Conference could be the most competitive in college football this season. Here is a look at the odds to prevail.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Stanford is listed as a 3/1 favorite to win the conference this year. Other short odds to win are UCLA (9/2), USC (5/1) and Washington (5/1).
Stanford has won the conference title game three times and is the defending champion. The Cardinal went 12-2 last season and 8-1 in the conference. Stanford hosts USC in the third week of the season and then heads to UCLA and Washington in back-to-back games. It also favores Notre Dame while making road trips to Arizona, Oregon and Cal.
UCLA has never won the conference title game, but has appeared in it two times. The Bruins were 8-5 last season and 5-4 in the Pac-12. The Bruins face Texas A&M and BYU in non-conference action. P12 home games include Stanford, Arizona, Utah and USC while road trips will be made to ASU and Cal.
USC has also never won the P12 title game, but did appear in last year’s championship game. The Trojans were 8-6 overall last season and 6-3 in the Pac-12. USC will have a tough schedule, facing Alabama and Notre Dame in non-conference play. The Trojans also hit the road to face Stanford, Utah, Arizona, Washington and UCLA.
Washington has never appeared in the conference championship game. The Huskies were just 7-6 last season and 4-5 in the Pac-12. Washington has home games with Stanford, USC and Arizona State while making road trips to Arizona, Oregon, Utah and Cal.