2011 Big Ten Conference Leaders Rushing - On 3rd Down, 4-6 Yards To Go through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Carlos Hyde Ohio State SO RB 2 2 43 21.50 1 36 2 1 1
2 Rod Smith Ohio State FR RB 1 2 26 13.00 0 19 2 1 0
3 Rex Burkhead Nebraska JR RB 5 5 55 11.00 0 52 1 1 1
3 Troy Pollard Illinois SR RB 2 2 22 11.00 0 19 1 1 0
5 Stephen Houston Indiana SO RB 4 7 57 8.14 0 18 4 3 0
6 Curtis Dukes Penn State SO RB 2 2 16 8.00 0 12 2 1 0
7 Marcus Coker Iowa SO RB 5 5 38 7.60 0 14 3 2 0
8 Jordan Hall Ohio State JR RB 2 2 15 7.50 0 8 2 0 0
9 Russell Wilson Wisconsin SR QB 5 5 37 7.40 0 16 2 3 0
10 Silas Redd Penn State SO RB 3 3 22 7.33 0 8 3 0 0
11 Duane Bennett Minnesota SR RB 3 3 21 7.00 0 14 2 1 0
11 Derek Day Penn State JR RB 2 2 14 7.00 0 11 1 1 0
11 Jeffrey Lewis Wisconsin FR RB 2 2 14 7.00 0 8 2 0 0
14 Denard Robinson Michigan JR QB 9 13 84 6.46 1 19 7 4 0
15 Robert Marve Purdue SR QB 4 4 25 6.25 0 8 4 0 0
16 Marqueis Gray Minnesota JR QB 7 12 71 5.92 0 19 7 4 0
17 Larry Caper Mich St JR RB 2 2 10 5.00 1 6 1 0 0
18 Treyvon Green N'western FR RB 2 2 9 4.50 0 7 1 0 0
19 D'Angelo Roberts Indiana FR RB 2 2 8 4.00 0 5 1 0 0
19 Akeem Shavers Purdue JR RB 2 2 8 4.00 0 4 1 0 0
21 Caleb TerBush Purdue JR QB 5 8 30 3.75 1 29 3 2 1
22 Stephfon Green Penn State SR RB 2 3 11 3.67 0 8 2 0 0
23 Jacob Schmidt N'western SR RB 5 6 21 3.50 0 7 1 0 0
23 Akeem Hunt Purdue FR RB 2 2 7 3.50 0 7 1 0 0
25 Jason Ford Illinois SR RB 4 4 11 2.75 0 6 1 0 0
26 Tyris Jones N'western JR RB 2 2 5 2.50 0 7 1 0 0
27 Taylor Martinez Nebraska SO QB 4 6 14 2.33 0 8 1 0 0
27 Montee Ball Wisconsin JR RB 3 3 7 2.33 0 3 0 0 0
29 Kain Colter N'western SO QB 4 8 16 2.00 0 26 3 1 1
30 Tre Roberson Indiana FR QB 5 7 12 1.71 0 16 4 1 0
31 Nathan Scheelhaase Illinois SO QB 9 11 4 0.36 1 19 3 1 0
32 Kirk Cousins Mich St SR QB 4 6 2 0.33 0 8 2 0 0
32 Edward Wright-Baker Indiana SO QB 2 3 1 0.33 0 16 1 1 0
32 Justin Siller Purdue SR WR 2 3 1 0.33 0 2 0 0 0
35 James Vandenberg Iowa JR QB 3 6 -1 -0.17 0 7 3 0 0
36 Braxton Miller Ohio State FR QB 5 10 -2 -0.20 0 7 1 0 0
37 Dan Persa N'western SR QB 2 2 -1 -0.50 0 2 0 0 0
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards

Note: To qualify, player must have and have a minimum of 2.0 rushing attempts on 3rd down, 4-6 yards to go.