2011 Big Ten Conference Leaders Rushing Defense - On 1st Down through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Michigan State 14 243 670 2.76 6 22 18 18 4
2 Illinois 13 239 730 3.05 5 27 16 16 2
3 Iowa 13 269 1173 4.36 5 37 27 29 5
4 Penn State 13 233 889 3.82 8 39 22 23 5
5 Michigan 13 203 938 4.62 5 41 31 35 8
6 Ohio State 13 245 999 4.08 4 54 23 25 8
6 Indiana 12 279 1470 5.27 12 54 36 36 13
8 Purdue 13 275 1375 5.00 13 59 39 40 13
9 Nebraska 13 259 1229 4.75 12 63 37 40 7
10 Wisconsin 14 236 1141 4.83 5 64 30 31 10
11 Northwestern 13 255 1207 4.73 10 76 37 37 7
12 Minnesota 12 219 1107 5.05 7 82 34 34 5
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards