2011 National Leaders Rushing - Games vs. Conference Teams Only through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Jeremy Smith Okla St SO RB 8 55 509 9.25 6 6.88 63.63
2 Charles Sims Houston SO RB 9 88 722 8.20 8 9.78 80.22
3 Ja'Terian Douglas Tulsa SO RB 8 79 636 8.05 2 9.88 79.50
4 Chandler Harnish N Illinois SR QB 9 146 1097 7.51 6 16.22 121.89
5 Malcolm Brown Army JR RB 1 11 82 7.45 1 11.00 82.00
6 LaMichael James Oregon JR RB 8 180 1321 7.34 12 22.50 165.13
7 Orwin Smith Ga Tech JR RB 7 41 300 7.32 6 5.86 42.86
8 Waymon James TCU SO RB 7 67 479 7.15 4 9.57 68.43
9 Curtis McNeal USC JR RB 9 110 775 7.05 6 12.22 86.11
10 C.J. Brown Maryland SO QB 7 74 514 6.95 4 10.57 73.43
11 Joe Banyard UTEP SR RB 8 97 673 6.94 5 12.13 84.13
12 Tyler Gaffney Stanford JR RB 9 57 387 6.79 5 6.33 43.00
13 Joe Bergeron Texas FR RB 7 58 392 6.76 5 8.29 56.00
14 Alfred Blue LSU SO RB 9 51 344 6.75 3 5.67 38.22
15 Jamal Woodyard USM FR RB 9 87 585 6.72 2 9.67 65.00
16 Matthew Tucker TCU JR RB 7 68 454 6.68 7 9.71 64.86
17 Mike Gillislee Florida JR RB 6 30 199 6.63 1 5.00 33.17
18 Henry Josey Missouri SO RB 7 116 768 6.62 6 16.57 109.71
19 Montee Ball Wisconsin JR RB 9 212 1399 6.60 23 23.56 155.44
19 Chris Nwoke CSU SO RB 7 130 858 6.60 5 18.57 122.57
21 Terrance Owens Toledo SO QB 7 28 184 6.57 1 4.00 26.29
22 Larry Dixon Army FR RB 1 10 65 6.50 0 10.00 65.00
22 Carlos Hyde Ohio State SO RB 8 44 286 6.50 3 5.50 35.75
24 D.J. Monroe Texas JR RB 9 37 239 6.46 1 4.11 26.56
25 Asher Clark Air Force SR RB 7 90 580 6.44 3 12.86 82.86
26 Jeremy Wright Louisville SO RB 6 29 186 6.41 1 4.83 31.00
27 Kenjon Barner Oregon JR RB 10 141 902 6.40 11 14.10 90.20
28 Adam Muema SDSU FR RB 6 37 236 6.38 2 6.17 39.33
29 Jeff Demps Florida SR RB 7 65 412 6.34 4 9.29 58.86
30 Dennis Johnson Arkansas JR RB 8 89 563 6.33 3 11.13 70.38
31 Raymond Maples Army SO RB 1 13 82 6.31 0 13.00 82.00
32 Michael Smith Utah State SR RB 7 66 412 6.24 4 9.43 58.86
33 Jalston Fowler Alabama SO RB 9 41 255 6.22 3 4.56 28.33
34 David Wilson Va Tech JR RB 9 179 1111 6.21 4 19.89 123.44
35 Latavius Murray UCF JR RB 8 64 397 6.20 5 8.00 49.63
36 Brett Smith Wyoming FR QB 7 80 493 6.16 6 11.43 70.43
37 Ed Wesley TCU JR RB 6 75 461 6.15 5 12.50 76.83
38 Johnathan Franklin UCLA JR RB 10 111 680 6.13 3 11.10 68.00
39 Joey Iosefa Hawai'i FR RB 7 71 431 6.07 5 10.14 61.57
39 Kenny Hilliard LSU FR RB 10 55 334 6.07 6 5.50 33.40
39 Anthony Wilkerson Stanford SO RB 9 42 255 6.07 3 4.67 28.33
42 Zach Line SMU JR RB 6 125 756 6.05 11 20.83 126.00
43 Robert Turbin Utah State JR RB 7 136 817 6.01 9 19.43 116.71
43 Tyler Smith Rice SR RB 8 110 661 6.01 4 13.75 82.63
45 Cierre Wood Notre Dame JR RB 1 11 66 6.00 2 11.00 66.00
46 Joseph Randle Okla St SO RB 9 136 815 5.99 16 15.11 90.56
47 Terrance Ganaway Baylor SR RB 9 177 1049 5.93 13 19.67 116.56
48 Trent Richardson Alabama JR RB 9 201 1189 5.92 11 22.33 132.11
49 Roy Finch Oklahoma SO RB 9 96 567 5.91 3 10.67 63.00
50 Fitzgerald Toussaint Michigan SO RB 8 139 818 5.88 6 17.38 102.25
51 Devonta Freeman FSU FR RB 7 76 445 5.86 5 10.86 63.57
52 Stepfan Taylor Stanford JR RB 9 155 899 5.80 6 17.22 99.89
53 Michael Ford LSU SO RB 10 77 444 5.77 1 7.70 44.40
54 Jonas Gray Notre Dame SR RB 1 12 69 5.75 3 12.00 69.00
55 Vernon Frazier UTEP SR RB 8 41 234 5.71 1 5.13 29.25
56 Zac Stacy Vanderbilt JR RB 8 116 661 5.70 7 14.50 82.63
57 Tracy Lampley USM JR WR 9 64 364 5.69 1 7.11 40.44
58 Drew Wright Boise St JR RB 6 31 175 5.65 2 5.17 29.17
59 Isi Sofele California JR RB 10 190 1072 5.64 5 19.00 107.20
59 Christine Michael Texas A&M JR RB 7 98 553 5.64 3 14.00 79.00
59 D.J. Harper Boise St SR RB 6 67 378 5.64 5 11.17 63.00
62 Matt Brown Temple JR RB 8 109 614 5.63 3 13.63 76.75
63 Jacquise Terry Kent State SR RB 8 49 275 5.61 2 6.13 34.38
64 Tim Cornett UNLV SO RB 6 71 396 5.58 5 11.83 66.00
64 Trey Watts Tulsa SO RB 8 93 519 5.58 2 11.63 64.88
66 Lamar Miller Miami (Fl) SO RB 8 149 830 5.57 6 18.63 103.75
66 Carlton Thomas Georgia JR RB 7 51 284 5.57 1 7.29 40.57
68 Bernard Pierce Temple JR RB 7 158 878 5.56 13 22.57 125.43
68 Jermaine Thomas FSU SR RB 6 45 250 5.56 1 7.50 41.67
70 Doug Martin Boise St SR RB 7 131 726 5.54 10 18.71 103.71
71 Alfred Morris FAU SR RB 8 157 868 5.53 5 19.63 108.50
72 Stephen Houston Indiana SO RB 8 129 711 5.51 7 16.13 88.88
73 Onterio McCalebb Auburn JR RB 8 71 389 5.48 2 8.88 48.63
74 Cyrus Gray Texas A&M SR RB 8 131 717 5.47 6 16.38 89.63
75 Stefphon Jefferson Nevada SO RB 6 28 153 5.46 3 4.67 25.50
75 Troy Pollard Illinois SR RB 8 37 202 5.46 1 4.63 25.25
77 Ronnie Hillman SDSU SO RB 7 160 872 5.45 7 22.86 124.57
77 Tevin Drake W Mich SO RB 7 74 403 5.45 4 10.57 57.57
77 David Fluellen Toledo SO RB 8 66 360 5.45 4 8.25 45.00
80 Paris Cotton C Mich SR RB 7 45 245 5.44 1 6.43 35.00
81 Anthon Samuel BGSU FR RB 8 99 537 5.42 3 12.38 67.13
82 Giovani Bernard N Carolina FR RB 8 152 822 5.41 7 19.00 102.75
82 Kerwynn Williams Utah State JR RB 7 37 200 5.41 1 5.29 28.57
84 Le'Veon Bell Mich St SO RB 9 127 683 5.38 5 14.11 75.89
85 Perry Jones Virginia JR RB 8 104 557 5.36 3 13.00 69.63
86 Eddie Lacy Alabama SO RB 8 61 325 5.33 4 7.63 40.63
87 Donte Harden Ohio SR RB 8 136 722 5.31 2 17.00 90.25
88 Davin Meggett Maryland SR RB 8 118 624 5.29 3 14.75 78.00
89 Silas Redd Penn State SO RB 8 168 885 5.27 3 21.00 110.63
90 Wes Cobb Air Force JR RB 7 47 247 5.26 2 6.71 35.29
91 Beau Blankenship Ohio SO RB 8 57 299 5.25 3 7.13 37.38
92 LaDarius Perkins Miss St SO RB 8 51 267 5.24 2 6.38 33.38
93 Marcus Coker Iowa SO RB 8 193 1004 5.20 11 24.13 125.50
94 Michael Hayes Houston SR RB 8 97 503 5.19 7 12.13 62.88
94 Ryan Tannehill Texas A&M SR QB 9 47 244 5.19 4 5.22 27.11
94 Akeem Daniels N Illinois SO RB 9 37 192 5.19 3 4.11 21.33
97 Trent Steelman Army JR QB 1 12 62 5.17 1 12.00 62.00
98 Kenny Turner NMSU JR WR 7 147 758 5.16 8 21.00 108.29
99 Victor Anderson Louisville SR RB 6 63 323 5.13 2 10.50 53.83
99 Kain Colter N'western SO QB 8 61 313 5.13 4 7.63 39.13

Note: To qualify, player must have played in 75% of his team's games and have a minimum of 4.0 rushing attempts per game played.