2011 National Leaders Rushing - From Own 40 to Opponent's 40 Yard Line through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 LaMichael James Oregon JR RB 12 67 555 8.28 3 58 23 12 6
1 Ronnie Hillman SDSU SO RB 13 85 526 6.19 3 59 21 12 4
1 Bernard Pierce Temple JR RB 12 73 471 6.45 3 53 24 12 4
1 Vick Ballard Miss St SR RB 13 47 435 9.26 3 60 18 13 3
1 Giovani Bernard N Carolina FR RB 12 62 389 6.27 3 60 16 9 4
1 Adonis Thomas Toledo SR RB 8 50 369 7.38 3 46 19 14 5
1 Isaiah Pead Cincinnati SR RB 13 58 358 6.17 3 50 12 9 5
1 Lamar Miller Miami (Fl) SO RB 12 53 357 6.74 3 59 14 8 5
1 Taylor Martinez Nebraska SO QB 12 60 310 5.17 3 47 12 9 5
10 Denard Robinson Michigan JR QB 13 67 513 7.66 2 53 28 19 8
10 Branden Oliver Buffalo SO RB 12 91 508 5.58 2 58 26 16 5
10 Chris Polk Washington JR RB 13 80 463 5.79 2 56 28 13 4
10 Terrance Ganaway Baylor SR RB 13 71 428 6.03 2 43 27 10 3
10 Matt Brown Temple JR RB 13 53 416 7.85 2 58 14 10 5
10 Doug Martin Boise St SR RB 11 65 391 6.02 2 55 22 12 3
10 Michael Dyer Auburn SO RB 12 73 388 5.32 2 55 18 10 4
10 Zac Stacy Vanderbilt JR RB 12 37 370 10.00 2 55 15 12 4
10 Ja'Terian Douglas Tulsa SO RB 13 32 326 10.19 2 48 15 9 5
10 Robert Turbin Utah State JR RB 12 46 284 6.17 2 59 12 3 2
10 Michael Smith Utah State SR RB 11 28 264 9.43 2 60 14 8 2
10 Charles Sims Houston SO RB 10 23 236 10.26 2 52 12 8 2
10 Alfred Blue LSU SO RB 7 17 187 11.00 2 48 7 5 2
10 John Howell Navy JR RB 9 14 172 12.29 2 57 8 4 2
24 Montee Ball Wisconsin JR RB 14 74 534 7.22 1 54 25 15 7
24 David Wilson Va Tech JR RB 14 77 504 6.55 1 42 24 16 5
24 Rex Burkhead Nebraska JR RB 13 78 437 5.60 1 52 19 9 4
24 Kedrick Rhodes FIU SO RB 13 64 413 6.45 1 43 21 13 4
24 Trent Richardson Alabama JR RB 13 66 395 5.98 1 58 21 9 4
24 Kriss Proctor Navy SR QB 10 52 383 7.37 1 54 17 8 7
24 Joseph Randle Okla St SO RB 11 44 377 8.57 1 59 17 10 6
24 Chandler Harnish N Illinois SR QB 13 45 370 8.22 1 49 18 11 6
24 John White IV Utah JR RB 13 77 362 4.70 1 56 19 10 2
24 Lance Dunbar N Texas SR RB 11 68 311 4.57 1 60 13 7 2
24 Stephen Houston Indiana SO RB 11 31 299 9.65 1 52 11 9 4
24 Cierre Wood Notre Dame JR RB 13 65 299 4.60 1 55 16 5 2
24 Perry Jones Virginia JR RB 12 48 290 6.04 1 47 11 8 3
24 Cody Fajardo Nevada FR QB 10 40 288 7.20 1 56 14 13 3
24 James Washington NC State JR RB 13 60 280 4.67 1 46 13 3 1
24 Tevin Drake W Mich SO RB 12 27 278 10.30 1 51 11 8 6
24 Dennis Johnson Arkansas JR RB 11 34 277 8.15 1 52 13 10 4
24 Antwon Bailey Syracuse SR RB 12 48 272 5.67 1 53 14 7 2
24 Jawan Jamison Rutgers FR RB 11 57 266 4.67 1 56 9 6 2
24 James White Wisconsin SO RB 13 45 258 5.73 1 49 11 5 3
24 Lennon Creer La Tech SR RB 10 62 258 4.16 1 53 13 5 1
24 Anthon Samuel BGSU FR RB 9 42 254 6.05 1 47 13 7 2
24 Fitzgerald Toussaint Michigan SO RB 8 31 251 8.10 1 59 12 8 2
24 Christine Michael Texas A&M JR RB 9 42 250 5.95 1 48 10 6 1
24 Rickey Galvin Wash St FR RB 12 38 248 6.53 1 48 11 7 1
24 Tyler Tettleton Ohio SO QB 13 46 239 5.20 1 48 16 16 2
24 Darrell Scott S Florida JR RB 10 39 235 6.03 1 56 14 6 1
24 Andre Ellington Clemson JR RB 12 48 234 4.88 1 44 11 5 3
24 Robert Griffin III Baylor JR QB 13 43 233 5.42 1 49 13 9 4
24 Henry Josey Missouri SO RB 10 28 232 8.29 1 48 9 7 3
24 Eddie Lacy Alabama SO RB 11 31 231 7.45 1 43 10 7 3
24 Dionza Bradford UNLV FR RB 11 37 224 6.05 1 45 11 4 2
24 Braxton Miller Ohio State FR QB 11 50 219 4.38 1 44 14 10 3
24 Lampford Mark Nevada SR RB 8 54 206 3.81 1 45 14 2 1
24 James Sims Kansas SO RB 12 45 205 4.56 1 56 11 3 1
24 Orleans Darkwa Tulane SO RB 13 47 202 4.30 1 40 9 4 1
24 Jeff Demps Florida SR RB 8 28 201 7.18 1 52 8 7 3
24 Javonti Greene E Mich SO RB 9 36 199 5.53 1 50 7 7 1
24 Connor Shaw S Carolina SO QB 10 49 199 4.06 1 60 14 6 1
24 Tim Cornett UNLV SO RB 10 31 197 6.35 1 54 7 4 3
24 Michael Alisa BYU SO RB 7 27 196 7.26 1 42 10 6 2
24 James Hamilton N Texas SR RB 11 30 194 6.47 1 52 6 4 2
24 Collin Klein Kansas St JR QB 13 67 193 2.88 1 42 16 5 2
24 Shawne Alston WVU JR RB 10 29 191 6.59 1 52 11 3 1
24 Turner Petersen Rice SO RB 10 29 188 6.48 1 44 8 6 4
24 Kenny Turner NMSU JR WR 11 50 188 3.76 1 46 10 3 2
24 Beau Blankenship Ohio SO RB 9 25 183 7.32 1 48 10 5 1
24 Jyruss Edwards La-Monroe SO RB 9 27 183 6.78 1 41 7 4 3
24 Jamal Woodyard USM FR RB 8 23 179 7.78 1 55 7 5 2
24 Davin Meggett Maryland SR RB 12 36 178 4.94 1 46 9 4 2
24 Vernon Frazier UTEP SR RB 12 21 168 8.00 1 48 6 6 2
24 Latavius Murray UCF JR RB 8 21 168 8.00 1 40 9 7 1
24 Centarius Donald La-Monroe SO RB 6 17 167 9.82 1 55 5 3 3
24 Kendrick Hardy USM SO RB 5 24 167 6.96 1 47 8 5 2
24 Russell Wilson Wisconsin SR QB 14 32 166 5.19 1 46 10 10 3
24 Ghaali Muhammad Wyoming JR RB 7 23 156 6.78 1 50 9 4 1
24 Eric Stephens Texas Tech JR RB 5 25 156 6.24 1 46 9 2 1
24 Torrance Hunt ECU SO RB 8 28 149 5.32 1 56 5 3 1
24 Jordan Jefferson LSU SR QB 9 21 146 6.95 1 48 8 6 1
24 Devonta Freeman FSU FR RB 8 24 143 5.96 1 41 5 5 2
24 Donovonn Young Illinois FR RB 11 25 141 5.64 1 41 4 4 3
24 Mike Gillislee Florida JR RB 5 11 131 11.91 1 60 4 4 1
24 Kerwynn Williams Utah State JR RB 9 20 130 6.50 1 43 4 5 1
24 D.D. Kyles MTSU SR RB 6 17 123 7.24 1 59 3 2 1
24 Jared Williams SMU FR RB 6 10 115 11.50 1 52 4 4 1
24 Jerron Seymour Vanderbilt FR RB 10 16 108 6.75 1 40 6 3 1
24 Aaron Crawford Texas Tech SR RB 5 13 100 7.69 1 51 5 2 1
24 LaDarius Perkins Miss St SO RB 11 21 100 4.76 1 40 5 3 1
24 Jalston Fowler Alabama SO RB 4 10 90 9.00 1 49 3 2 1
24 Branden Smith Georgia JR DB 3 4 83 20.75 1 56 2 2 1
24 Brandon Bourbon Kansas FR RB 3 6 75 12.50 1 51 3 2 1
24 Michael Shaw Michigan SR RB 3 5 70 14.00 1 44 2 2 1
24 Jeffrey Lewis Wisconsin FR RB 5 8 69 8.63 1 41 2 1 1
24 Jonathan Lee Air Force FR RB 2 3 66 22.00 1 49 2 2 1
24 Ahkeem Smith Temple JR LB 1 1 49 49.00 1 49 1 1 1
24 Will Kapp California SR RB 3 3 49 16.33 1 43 3 1 1
24 Bryant Moniz Hawai'i SR QB 9 23 43 1.87 1 57 7 6 1
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards