Originally Posted by RustShack
I'll take over.
What's the bet? They will be favored to win against Western Illinois, Texas Tech, and that might be it. Tulsa, Iowa, and Kansas are are all toss-ups. If they run the table there, that still only gets them to five wins. They are more likely to be 3-2 in those games than 5-0. Where else are they going to win?
They are home underdogs against an unranked Conference USA team in the opener for crying out loud.