09/09/2001 11:00PM

Football early line changes

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Each Sunday at 5:30 p.m., the Stardust Hotel-Casino hosts a "lottery" in which big bettors sign up to get first crack at the opening numbers for the following weekend's football games. The chart below lists the team that drew the money, the opening number that was posted when the Dolphins-Titans game started, the adjusted line when the Dolphins-Titans went to halftime (approximately 90 minutes after the odds went up), and the opposing team:

COLLEGE GAMES - Thursday
TEAM OPEN BET TO TEAM
Penn St.-1.5-2Virginia
Friday
UNLV-5.5-6Colorado St.
Saturday
E. Carolina +4.5 +4 Syracuse
Ohio St -17 -17.5 San Diego St.
Louisville +6 +5.5 Illinois
W. Michigan +17 +16 Michigan
Vanderbilt +10 +9.5 Mississippi
Buffalo +25.5 +25 Army
Duke +26 +24 Clemson
Kentucky +9 +8.5 Indiana
Florida -10.5 -12 Tennessee
Iowa -3 -4.5 Iowa St.
*Miami-Fla. -20 -20 Washington
Washington St. +4 +3 Colorado
Missouri +13 +12.5 Michigan St.
Alabama -4 -4.5 Southern Mississippi
Maryland -7.5 -8.5 W. Virginia
E. Michigan +17.5 +16.5 Akron
Kent +14.5 +12.5 Miami-Ohio
UL Monroe +29 +27 Cincinnati
Rutgers +11.5 +10 California
Baylor +17 +16.5 Minnesota
C. Michigan +20.5 +18.5 Boise St.
Auburn +8 +7 LSU
Fresno St. -21 -22 Utah St.
NFL GAMES - Sunday
Eagles +5 +3.5 Buccaneers
Cardinals +5.5 +3.5 Redskins
Saints -6.5 -7 49ers
* Miami-Fla. was bet up to 20.5 before being bet back down to 20.