2021 College Football Conference Championship Odds Tracker
- Online sportsbooks have released odds to win each of the 10 conference championships in the 2021 college football season
- See weekly updated odds for all conferences available including the ACC, SEC, Big 12, Big Ten and Pac-12 as well as Group of 5 leagues
- Track the odds for every FBS throughout the Fall
The 2021 College Football season is expected to return to normalcy after the vaccine rollout in the United States over the Summer, with Week 0 scheduled for August 28th and nearly every team in the country taking to the field in Week 1 from September 1st through 6th.
In the graphs below, we’ll be tracking the odds to win each FBS conference as they’re available throughout the Fall. The page starts with the Power Five (in alphabetical order), and G5 conferences in alphabetical order follow.
September 13: It was another tough week for the perception of the ACC, highlighted by Florida State’s walk-off loss to FCS Jacksonville State torpedoed their odds to emerge from the ACC. The biggest winner of the week was Virginia, who’s odds shortened from +9000 to +4500 after boat racing Illinois
September 7: Friday night’s massive Virginia Tech win over UNC vaulted the Hokies into the ACC title race, as their odds shortened to +1400 on average while the Tar Heels faded to +550. Miami saw their price slightly drop after being blown out by Alabama, and Clemson’s odds slightly lengthened after their anemic offensive showing in a loss to Georgia, but just to -650
September 1: Ahead of the season’s opening week, the books have soured on Wake Forest as a potential dark horse, with the Demon Deacons average odds tumbling to +7250
August 23: Odds have remained the same as Fall camp wraps up, with Clemson still a heavy favorite and Miami/UNC the top contenders
August 4: Despite NC State bringing back a very veteran group, their average odds have faded to +4500 from +3400 a month ago. Clemson still remains a whopping favorite
July 1: Wake Forest has seen a small move in their odds, shortening from +8300 to +5800 on average. Clemson remains heavy favorites
June 1: Odds remain relatively unchanged in the ACC
May 6: With their infusion of talent from the transfer portal, bettors jumped on the Hurricanes at open, as Miami’s odds have shortened from +1000 to +700
April 19: No surprise here, as Dabo Swinney’s Clemson Tigers open as mammoth -835 favorites to win the ACC for the seventh straight season. Mack Brown’s North Carolina Tar Heels are the top contenders at odds of +700
ACC Conference Winner Odds
*Odds on this page were last updated on September 7th
September 13: Both Iowa State and Texas were manhandled by more physical teams in Iowa, and Arkansas, respectively, opening up the Big 12 race outside Oklahoma as a sizeable favorite. The Cyclones faded to +600 and the Longhorns faded to odds of +725 on average to win the conference title
September 7: The Steve Sarkisian era opened at Texas with a comfortable win against Louisiana, shortening the Longhorns average odds to +525 from +825. Iowa State saw a slight fade as they struggled to put away FCS Northern Iowa, not at odds of +425
September 1: Amidst the announcement that true freshman Hudson Card has won the starting QB job in Austin, the Texas Longhorns have seen their odds to win the Big 12 slightly shorten
August 23: OU remains odds-on favorite as Week 0 arrives for CFB
August 4: With the ongoing drama of Oklahoma and Texas heading to the SEC filling the airwaves everyday, the Longhorns odds to win the Big 12 this season have faded to an average of +975
July 1: Despite losing multiple veteran DBs to the portal the last few weeks, the Mountaineers are back on the climb with their odds improving to an average of +2350
June 1: With more books opening up odds, WVU has seen their odds fade. They still remain +2200 at DraftKings
May 6: The Sooners have strengthened their favorites position to average odds of -134, while Oklahoma State odds have faded to +1000 from +700
April 19: The Sooners bring back nearly every contributor from last season’s 9-win squad, including Heisman hopeful Spencer Rattler. Oklahoma has opened as the -125 favorite to win the Big 12 for the seventh straight season
Big 12 Conference Winner Odds
September 13: Has Ohio State’s loss to Oregon put a wrench into the seemingly foregone conclusion of another Buckeye Big Ten title? While OSU’s price only took a small fade, Penn State demolished MAC contender Ball State, and Iowa won their sixth straight against Iowa State to look the part of legitimate foes.
September 7: In a massive week of Big Ten openers, we saw major movement in the odds. Penn State survived their defensive stalemate with Wisconsin, shortening to +700, while the Badgers faded from +450 to +1200. Iowa also dispatched Indiana with ease, as the Hawkeyes shortened to an average price of +500 while Indiana faded all the way to +8000
September 1: After a truly disastrous Week 0 showing at Illinois, Nebraska’s average odds have tumbled to +10000 as it looks like it will be a long Fall in Lincoln
August 23: Odds remain unchanged in the Big Ten after Fall camp, with Ohio State the odds-on favorite. True freshman CJ Stroud will take the field as their starter to begin the season on Sept. 2nd at Minnesota. The Terps are a sleeper, and fans can bet them later in the season sports betting MD goes live.
August 4: Ohio State is still a heavy -220 favorite, and may have the most loaded QB room in the country with #1 recruit Quinn Ewers re-classifying and early enrolling in Columbus this Fall
July 1: The Wolverines odds continue fading as the countdown begins to Fall camp, with their average odds now just +2050 to win the conference after opening at +700
June 1: Michigan has seen their odds slightly fall, now down to +1100 at DraftKings
May 6: The Buckeyes have become stronger favorites, while the Wisconsin Badgers are hoping for a full season with Graham Mertz at QB, and have seen their odds shorten to +800
April 19: Ohio State – despite having no consensus starting QB – has opened as the -110 favorite to win their fifth straight Big Ten championship. Michigan & Penn State look to bounce back from uncharacteristic losing season at +700 each to win the Big Ten.
Big Ten Conference Winner Odds
September 13: Oregon went in to the Horseshoe and handed the Buckeyes their first home loss in four seasons, dominating the Buckeyes on both lines of scrimmage – their odds have shortened to +170 on average. Stanford pulled off the most stunning result of the week, absolutely crushing USC at the Coliseum and cranking the heat back up on Clay Helton. The Cardinal saw their odds shorten way down from +13000 to +2500. Washington’s freefall also continued after they were gashed at Michigan for over 300 yards rushing, seeing their odds fall to +1100
September 7: Has Washington already ejected from the race? On a weekend where there wasn’t much success to be had for the PAC-12 outside UCLA’s win over LSU (which shortened their odds to +500 on average) the Huskies lost to FCS Montana, falling to +850 from +350
September 1: While the contenders odds haven’t moved much, teams in the middle have seen their prices tumble – including Washington State and Stanford
August 23: In what figures to be the tightest of the Power 5 conference races, Oregon is favorite over the tightly bunched pack of Washington, Arizona State, USC and Utah
August 4: With uncertainty around what will happen to ASU amidst their investigation of recruiting violations, their price continue its slow lengthening, now at an average of +450 to win the league
July 1: Lots of movement in the Pac-12 odds, as Oregon is once again the betting favorite. The Utah Utes have also seen their odds shorten down to +600 in the biggest move of the month
June 1: The sportsbooks have taken a liking to Jimmy Lake’s Washington Huskies, as they are now tied with Oregon for favorites
May 6: Herm Edwards’ team is receiving significant buzz, as their odds have shortened to +400
April 19: Is this the year the PAC-12 finally returns to the College Football Playoff? Oregon opens as the favorite to win the conference as Mario Cristobal has a stocked cupboard of four and five star prospects while USC is +350 as Clay Helton hopes to capitalize on what should be Kedon Slovis’ final season.
Pac-12 Conference Winner Odds
September 13: With QB injuries potentially hampering Texas A&M and Florida as SEC play begins over the next two weeks, Arkansas is the biggest winner after they dominated Texas in Fayetteville. Sam Pittman’s team saw their odds shorten from the bottom of the pack into the middle, while Kentucky’s league win over Missouri pushed the Wildcats to +4500 from +6500
September 7: LSU looked plagued by last year’s issues carrying over in a loss to UCLA, falling to +4500 in the SEC.
September 1: Ahead of Week 1 Missouri, LSU and Ole Miss have seen slight fades to their average odds, while Florida has shortened from +1700 to +1600
August 23: Alabama remains the odds-on favorite with their opener against Miami just under two weeks away in Atlanta
August 4: With camps opening, there isn’t too much movement in the SEC odds. Georgia has seen their price slightly shorten to +195 on average, while LSU has dropped to +2150 with Myles Brennan now out for the season after breaking his arm
July 1: LSU & Auburn have seen their odds slightly fade, while Missouri’s average odds have slightly improved to +3250
June 1: Texas A&M have seen their price slightly fade at DraftKings, to odds of +900 from +700
May 6: The Crimson Tide have moved to odds-on favorites at the conclusion of spring practice
April 19: Alabama (to the surprise of nobody) has once again opened as a +100 favorite to win the SEC in 2021. Kirby Smart’s Georgia Bulldogs may have finally found their QB to lead them to a championship in JT Daniels, as they’re at odds of +250.
SEC Conference Winner Odds
AAC Conference Winner Odds
Conference USA Winner Odds
MAC Championship Winner Odds
Fans in Buffalo will hope Maurice Linguist picks up right where Lance Leipold left off and has the Bulls in MAC title contention, so they’ll be able to bet them in big games when NY sports betting goes like later this Fall
Mountain West Conference Winner Odds
|San Jose State||+750|
|San Diego State||+1200|
Sun Belt Conference Winner Odds