USC is a 3-point favorite for its Oct. 15 game at Utah according to FanDuel.
This early line might raise some eyebrows given how many pundits are picking Utah to win the Pac-12 South.
I think USC can win the Pac-12 South and lose at Utah. It’s traditionally a tough game at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
But maybe the oddsmakers figure most people want to bet USC with all the Lincoln Riley buzz and just want to cover themselves.
USC is also an 11.5-point favorite over Stanford, per FanDuel.
- Oregon guard Eric Williams, who was considering USC, has decided to transfer to the University of San Diego.