Vegas releases latest odds for College Football Playoff contenders
As we get set to kick off the second to last week of college football’s regular season, one Las Vegas sportsbook released their updated odds to make the College Football Playoff on Thursday.
Stadium’s Brett McMurphy shared the latest from BetOnline.ag:
LSU -1250 +800
Clemson -1000 +700
Ohio St -1000 +700
Georgia +180 -220
Alabama +250 -300
Utah +300 -360
Oregon +400 -500
Oklahoma +400 -500
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Possessing the best odds at -1,250, the No. 1 LSU Tigers (10-0) host the Arkansas Razorbacks (2-8) at 7:00PM ET on Saturday on ESPN. The game will be the first for Barry Lunney Jr. as the Razorbacks’ interim head coach.
The No. 2 Ohio State Buckeyes and No. 3 Clemson Tigers are tied for the second-best odds at -1,000. The biggest game of their season to date, the Buckeyes (10-0) will welcome the No. 8 Penn State Nittany Lions (9-1) to Columbus at 12:00PM ET on FOX.
Continuing to steamroll through the Atlantic Coast Conference, Clemson (11-0) is idle on Saturday before closing out their regular season with a trip to Columbia to battle their in-state rival, the South Carolina Gamecocks, on November 30.
Holding a half-game lead over the No. 11 Florida Gators in the SEC East standings, the No. 4 Georgia Bulldogs are also No. 4 here at +180.
Set to be broadcast as part of the SEC on CBS, Georgia (9-1) faces the Texas A&M Aggies (7-3) at 3:30PM ET in Athens.