UT linebacker Jeffrey McCulloch celebrates the double OT win over Notre Dame at Royal-Memorial Stadium on Sunday September 4, 2016. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

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Texas jumps into top 10 in odds to win national title, according to Bovada

Posted September 7th, 2016

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Texas took a huge leap in the latest odds released by Bovada on Wednesday.

According to the sports book, the Longhorns now have the ninth-best odds to win the College Football Playoff National Championship after knocking off Notre Dame. Texas is now listed at 22/1, after being a 66/1 favorite entering the season.

Texas, which now ranked No. 11 in the Associated Press Top 25, is right behind Houston (18/1) and just ahead of Oklahoma (25/1) after the Cougars defeated the Sooners last weekend.

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Defending champion Alabama is the favorite to win the title again at 4/1, ahead of Florida State (6/1), Clemson (13/2) and Ohio State (13/2).

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