ESPN Releases Its New Top 10 Following Week 7

first_imgDwayne Haskins plays against TCU.ARLINGTON, TX – SEPTEMBER 15: Dwayne Haskins #7 of the Ohio State Buckeyes looks for an open receiver against the TCU Horned Frogs in the third quarter during The AdvoCare Showdown at AT&T Stadium on September 15, 2018 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)Week 7 of the 2018 college football season was a crazy one, with several highly-ranked teams falling in upset losses. In total, there were four teams ranked inside the top 10 that lost on Saturday.The new rankings are going go feature a lot of changes as a result.The new Coaches’ Poll and AP Poll will be out later today, but we have ESPN’s new Football Power Index rankings to hold us over until then.ESPN’s computer has updated its top 10 following Week 7.Here are ESPN’s new rankings:AlabamaClemsonOhio StateGeorgiaPenn StateMichiganOklahomaWashingtonNotre DameLSUThese rankings will likely look a lot different than the rankings that come out in the new polls. ESPN’s computer is apparently still quite high on Georgia, Penn State and Washington despite their losses this weekend.last_img read more

Video: College Football Player Collapses On Sideline During Bowl

first_imgKylin Hill collapses on Mississippi State sideline.ESPN2The Outback Bowl between Iowa and Mississippi State has been a close, competitive, weird game so far. Unfortunately for the Bulldogs, running back Kylin Hill just had a very scary moment.Iowa leads Mississippi State 27-22 after tacking on a field goal on its last drive.The one-score game has just under six minutes left on the clock.Minutes ago, Hill took a frightening shot to the head from a Hawkeye defender.He was able to walk off the field, but once he went to the sideline, he collapsed to the ground.Hill has 11 carries for 40 yards on the afternoon for Joe Moorhead’s team.Kylin Hill remains on the sideline, as the Mississippi State offense is back on the field looking to take back the lead.Video of the play, via Timothy Burke of The Daily Beast.took a shot straight to the head and collapsed on the sideline. pic.twitter.com/XFhRXi0N70— Timothy Burke (@bubbaprog) January 1, 2019That puts the pressure on quarterback Nick Fitzgerald, who leads the team in passing and rushing in the game.If he doesn’t return, Hill will finish his sophomore season with 691 yards and four touchdowns on the year.last_img read more

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

The Canadian Press TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:Toronto Stock Exchange (16,309.23, up 95.92 points).Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financials. Up 39 cents, or 1.79 per cent, to $22.23 on 9.4 million shares.Largo Resources Ltd. (TSX:LGO). Materials. Up two cents, or 1.42 per cent, to $1.43 on 6.6 million shares.Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Up 65 cents, or 1.46 per cent, to $45.06 on 6 million sharesEncana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Down eight cents, or 1.37 per cent, to $5.77 on 5.9 million shares.Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX:ABX). Materials. Down eight cents, or 0.32 per cent, to $24.80 on 5.5 million shares.B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Materials. Down 16 cents, or 3.31 per cent, to $4.67 on 4.8 million shares.Companies in the news:Royal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY). Up 57 cents to $99.91. Royal Bank of Canada increased its dividend as its third-quarter profit rose by five per cent to hit a record, but the lender’s latest earnings missed estimates as challenging market conditions weighed on its capital markets division. Earnings from its investor and treasury services arm also fell, but strength in personal and commercial banking, wealth management and insurance compensated for these weaknesses to reach a new quarterly high. Canada’s biggest bank by market capitalization reported $3.3 billion in net income for the quarter, up five per cent from $3.1 billion a year ago.Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. (TSX:KML). Up $3.47 or 31.6 per cent to $14.45. Shares in Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. surged after Pembina Pipeline Corp. announced it would buy the company and the U.S. portion of the Cochin pipeline system in deals it valued at a total of about $4.35 billion. The companies estimated the Pembina offer for Kinder Morgan represented a 38 per cent premium to its Tuesday close. The Cochin pipeline owned in partnership by Kinder Morgan Canada and its American parent, Kinder Morgan Inc., runs 2,900 kilometres between Fort Saskatchewan, northeast of Edmonton, and Chicago and has a design capacity of up to 110,000 barrels per day.Shaw Communications Inc. (TSX:SJR.B). Up eight cents to $25.54. Shaw Communications Inc. and Videotron have joined major Canadian telecom companies that have expressed concern over the CRTC’s decision to lower the prices that smaller internet providers have to pay them to use their networks. Calgary-based Shaw warned Wednesday of long-term negative consequences from the decision to dramatically reduce the federally regulated wholesale broadband prices. Quebecor subsidiary Videotron also weighed in, expressing concern about the potential economic impacts from any delays in infrastructure investments. read more