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Odds are USC will be in the hunt for Bowl Championship Series title

August 31, 2009 |  3:31 pm


The odds of USC's winning the Bowl Championship Series championship are 7-1, according to

Florida is the favorite at 2-1, followed by Oklahoma (5-1), Texas (7-1), USC (7-1) and Ohio State (10-1).

Notre Dame is 25-1, UCLA 100-1.

Florida quarterback Tim Tebow is a 2-1 favorite to repeat as the Heisman Trophy winner.

USC tailbacks Stafon Johnson is listed at 25-1, fellow Trojans tailback Joe McKnight 30-1.

-- Gary Klein

Photo: Mark Sanchez holds up the Rose Bowl trophy after winning the Rose Bowl game. Credit: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times