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Las Vegas provides Southern Miss’ odds for College World Series title

Southern Miss second baseman Matthew Guidry throws to first after putting Rice's Charlie Warren during the third inning of their C-USA tournament championship game at MGM Park in Biloxi on Sunday.
Southern Miss second baseman Matthew Guidry throws to first after putting Rice's Charlie Warren during the third inning of their C-USA tournament championship game at MGM Park in Biloxi on Sunday. jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com File

The Southern Miss baseball program has the 12th best odds to win the College World Series in the 64-team tournament, according to Bovada of Las Vegas.

Oregon State (49-4) is listed as the favorite to take the title in Omaha year at 4/1 odds.

North Carolina (47-12) ranks second at 5/1 odds.

Southern Miss (48-14) and Long Beach State (37-17-1), the only two mid-major programs listed among the 16 schools provided by Bovada, are both tied at 22/1 odds.

USM hosts Mississippi State, South Alabama and Illinois-Chicago this week in the Hattiesburg Regional. USM and UIC will play at 1 p.m. on Friday. USA and MSU will follow at 6 p.m.

The Golden Eagles are looking to get back to the College World Series for the first time since 2009.

CWS odds

Oregon State — 4/1

North Carolina — 5/1

Florida — 15/2

Louisville — 15/2

LSU — 15/2

Stanford — 10/1

Texas Tech — 10/1

Kentucky — 12/1

TCU — 12/1

Arkansas — 16/1

Florida State — 16/1

Long Beach — 22/1

Southern Miss — 22/1

Wake Forest — 25/1

Clemson — 33/1

Houston — 40/1

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