RANKINGS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RANKINGS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Kragthorpe: BYU’s ranking matters only in October http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58415069-88/byu-state-committee-rankings.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58415069-88/byu-state-committee-rankings.html.csp">Kragthorpe: BYU’s ranking matters only in October</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kurt kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:15:31.614-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The only college football rankings that matter this season won’t be published until Oct. 28. That’s worth remembering as BYU rises in the AP Top 25 and the Southeastern Conference dominates the polls. Until the College Football Playoff selection committee launches its rankings, all this other stuff is just for fun. Naturally, the committee’s first rankings will be compared to the media and coaches polls, and their work may not differ all that much. The point is that nobody knows how the 13 comm...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58415069@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:31 MDT Prep football: Bingham loss doesn’t hurt much nationally http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58399457-52/bingham-ranked-rankings-bishop.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58399457-52/bingham-ranked-rankings-bishop.html.csp">Prep football: Bingham loss doesn’t hurt much nationally</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T22:32:58.579-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bingham’s 23-20 overtime loss to Bishop Gorman in Las Vegas last week didn’t hurt the Miners’ image much in national high school football polls. Bingham dropped only one spot in MaxPrep’s Composite Rankings, moving from 20th to 21st after losing to Bishop Gorman, which is among the nation’s top-ranked teams. The Miners are ranked 23rd in PrepNation and 18th in USA Today. They are not ranked in the MaxPreps computer rankings. Bingham remains ranked number one in Class 5A in The Tribune’s Power Ra...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399457@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:32:58 MDT Switzerland, Singapore, U.S. top economic rankings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58365787-79/forum-switzerland-economic-global.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58365787-79/forum-switzerland-economic-global.html.csp">Switzerland, Singapore, U.S. top economic rankings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN HEILPRIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T17:06:01.973-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 05:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Geneva • The United States’ competitiveness among global economies has risen to the No. 3 spot behind Switzerland and Singapore in rankings published annually by the World Economic Forum. In its latest survey, released early Wednesday, the Forum said the U.S. — the world’s largest economy — moved up two spots from fifth position last year, thanks to improvements in its financial markets and public institutions. Six European countries dominated the top 10: Switzerland, Finland, Germany, the Nethe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583657872014-09-02T17:06:01.973-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T17:06:01.973-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58365787@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:06:01 MDT BYU keeps No. 1 ‘stone-cold sober’ title in Princeton Review; Syracuse is top party school http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58259349-78/university-college-princeton-review.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58259349-78/university-college-princeton-review.html.csp">BYU keeps No. 1 ‘stone-cold sober’ title in Princeton Review; Syracuse is top party school</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CAROLYN THOMPSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T11:49:56.329-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 11:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Syracuse University has claimed the title of nation’s top party school and Brigham Young University repeats for the 17th straight year as the top “stone-cold sober” school. The rankings were revealed Monday by The Princeton Review based on a nationwide survey of 130,000 students. Syracuse’s student newspaper ranked second best among the 379 colleges surveyed, and its sports scene, rated third best, likely helped the party mood. University officials had no immediate comment on the private univers...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582593492014-08-04T11:49:56.329-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-04T11:49:56.329-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58259349@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 11:49:56 MDT Bingham ranked 23rd in USA Today poll http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58242930-52/bingham-poll-usa-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58242930-52/bingham-poll-usa-utah.html.csp">Bingham ranked 23rd in USA Today poll</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T23:21:46.715-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Some of the national pre-season high school football rankings are starting to be released and defending Utah Class 5A champion Bingham is found on at least one. The USA Today Super 25, compiled by former Tribune sports editor Jim Halley, ranks the Miners as the 23rd best team in America going into the season. Bishop Gorman of Las Vegas earned the top honors in this poll. According to the USA poll, Bingham returns “an abundance of talent.” It praises returning senior quarterback Kyle Gearig, who ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58242930@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:21:46 MDT