Clemson pegged as favorite in 2020

Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence suffered his first career loss on Monday night but the Tigers are not destined for a downturn.At least that’s not the vision of oddsmakers ready to install the national champion runner-up to LSU as the team to beat next season.Clemson was as much as a 6-point underdog to LSU before Monday’s game, but big money from professional bettors drove the line down to a 4-point spread hours before kickoff.PointsBet opened with Clemson as the favorite for next season at +175, with Ohio State (+200) and Alabama (+500) close behind. LSU, which subtracts key talent in Heisman winner Joe Burrow and several key offensive linemen and defensive starters, is fourth at +800.Here is a full rundown of the 2020 national championship odds from PointsBet:Clemson (+175)Ohio State (+200)Alabama (+550)LSU (+800)Georgia (+1000)Florida (+1700)Oklahoma (+1900)Auburn (+2000)Texas (+2300)Notre Dame (+2500)