College WS Odds
The 2010 College Baseball World Series kicks off Saturday, June 19 with a showdown between Florida State and TCU.
Who do oddsmakers think will win this year’s tournament in Omaha? Read on to check out the opening odds.
Out of the team’s in this year’s tournament, nobody has more College World Series wins than Arizona State, which according to oddsmakers from online sports book BroburySports.com is a +160 favorite to win this year’s tournament.
Following the Sun Devils in terms of odds to win is UCLA at +200, then Florida at +400 and Florida State at +500. Oklahoma (+650), TCU (+1000), Clemson (+1000) and South Carolina (+1000) round out the odds for teams at this year’s Series.
ASU has made 22 appearances at the CWS, with five titles. Florida State has 20 appearances, but has never won a CWS, while Florida has six appearances with no titles. Clemson has 12 appearances with zero titles, while Oklahoma has 10 appearances and two titles (1951, 1994).
Most of ASU’s success came in the 60s, when they won three titles (1965, 1967, 1969). They also won in 1977 and 1981, but despite appearing in the Series the last two years, they have failed to win a championship.
LSU beat Texas in last year’s College World Series, while Fresno State edged Georgia in 2008. The last time any of the teams in this year’s CWS won a title was ASU back in 1981 when they beat Oklahoma State.
For a complete list of odds for the 2010 College World Series, see below.
2010 College World Series Odds to Win – June 19 – June 30
Arizona State +160
Florida State +500
South Carolina +1000
Posted: 6/18/10 10:30AM ET