2011 National Leaders Tackles - Games vs. Unranked Teams Only (AP Poll) through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G Solo Assisted Total Total/G
1 Luke Kuechly BC JR LB 9 76 60 136 15.11
2 Brian Wagner Akron JR LB 10 55 82 137 13.70
3 Demetrius Hartsfield Maryland JR LB 8 49 56 105 13.13
4 Trent Mackey Tulane JR LB 11 88 48 136 12.36
5 Kim Royston Minnesota SR DB 7 47 35 82 11.71
6 Curnelius Arnick Tulsa SR LB 9 64 40 104 11.56
6 Carmen Messina New Mexico SR LB 9 53 51 104 11.56
8 Donyae Coleman NMSU SR DB 11 65 61 126 11.45
9 Travis Freeman Ball State JR LB 11 40 85 125 11.36
10 Bobby Wagner Utah State SR LB 13 67 80 147 11.31
11 Danny Trevathan Kentucky SR LB 9 42 58 100 11.11
12 Khaseem Greene Rutgers JR DB 11 63 59 122 11.09
13 Mike Taylor Wisconsin JR LB 10 41 66 107 10.70
14 Brady Amack Air Force SR LB 11 52 63 115 10.45
15 Adrien Cole La Tech SR LB 10 61 42 103 10.30
15 Chris Borland Wisconsin SO LB 10 44 59 103 10.30
17 Brynden Trawick Troy JR DB 10 63 39 102 10.20
18 Jeremy Grove ECU FR LB 7 33 38 71 10.14
19 Steven Johnson Kansas SR LB 8 44 37 81 10.13
20 Marcus McGraw Houston SR LB 13 63 67 130 10.00
20 Winston Guy Jr. Kentucky SR DB 9 42 48 90 10.00
20 Sean Baker Ball State SR DB 9 40 50 90 10.00
23 James Morris Iowa SO LB 8 43 36 79 9.88
24 Aaron Morris Ball State SO LB 11 46 62 108 9.82
25 Tre`Shawn Robinson Idaho SR LB 12 59 58 117 9.75
26 Matt Daniels Duke SR DB 9 43 43 86 9.56
27 Manti Te'o Notre Dame JR LB 8 40 36 76 9.50
28 Stephen Johnson Temple SR LB 13 68 55 123 9.46
29 Emmanuel Acho Texas SR LB 9 47 38 85 9.44
29 Lavonte David Nebraska SR LB 9 31 54 85 9.44
31 Jamie Bender UAB SR DB 10 52 42 94 9.40
32 Terrence Thomas Memphis SR LB 11 70 33 103 9.36
32 Steven Erzinger Army SR LB 11 45 58 103 9.36
34 Elliot Coffey Baylor SR LB 9 43 41 84 9.33
35 Johnnie Simon W Mich SO DB 12 60 51 111 9.25
36 A.J. Klein Iowa State JR LB 9 45 38 83 9.22
37 Dwayne Woods BGSU JR LB 11 48 53 101 9.18
37 Andrew Jackson Western Ky SO LB 11 39 62 101 9.18
39 Sean Spence Miami (Fl) SR LB 8 39 34 73 9.13
40 Gary Walker Idaho JR DB 12 67 42 109 9.08
40 Lance Kelley La-Lafytte SR LB 12 55 54 109 9.08
42 Luke Batton Kent State JR LB 10 43 47 90 9.00
42 Sam Holl Baylor SO DB 9 60 21 81 9.00
42 Omar Brown Marshall SR DB 9 55 26 81 9.00
42 Cameron Lawrence Miss St JR LB 8 34 38 72 9.00
46 Julian Burnett Ga Tech JR LB 10 45 44 89 8.90
46 Jonathan Brown Illinois SO LB 10 39 50 89 8.90
48 Jerry Franklin Arkansas SR LB 9 36 44 80 8.89
49 Darin Drakeford Maryland JR LB 7 36 26 62 8.86
50 Max Gruder Pittsburgh SR LB 11 52 45 97 8.82
50 Jahleel Addae C Mich JR DB 11 49 48 97 8.82
52 Jason Edwards La-Monroe SR LB 10 42 46 88 8.80
53 Christian Kirksey Iowa SO LB 9 46 33 79 8.78
54 J.K. Schaffer Cincinnati SR LB 12 46 59 105 8.75
54 Cort Dennison Washington SR LB 8 40 30 70 8.75
56 Keith Smith SJSU SO LB 11 47 49 96 8.73
57 Jory Johnson U Conn JR LB 10 40 47 87 8.70
58 Chaz Walker Utah SR LB 12 48 56 104 8.67
58 Cameron Nwosu Rice SO LB 9 46 32 78 8.67
60 Aaron Brown Hawai'i SR LB 12 70 33 103 8.58
61 Cody Davis Texas Tech JR DB 7 46 14 60 8.57
62 Joe Vellano Maryland JR DL 9 45 32 77 8.56
63 Pat Schiller N Illinois SR LB 13 39 71 110 8.46
64 Eric Franklin Maryland JR DB 9 44 32 76 8.44
65 Matt Warrick Navy JR LB 10 38 46 84 8.40
66 Winston Fraser FIU JR LB 13 64 44 108 8.31
66 Corey Paredes Hawai'i SR LB 13 59 49 108 8.31
68 Brian Hendricks Wyoming SR LB 10 43 40 83 8.30
68 Joshua Howard Ball State SR DB 10 41 42 83 8.30
70 Noah Keller Ohio SR LB 14 45 71 116 8.29
71 Paul Porras Rice SO DB 9 53 21 74 8.22
71 Justin Allen Rice SR LB 9 45 29 74 8.22
71 Taylor Reed SMU JR LB 9 44 30 74 8.22
74 Earl Wolff NC State JR DB 10 46 36 82 8.20
74 Jerrell Wedge Miami (Oh) SR LB 10 37 45 82 8.20
74 Shaquil Barrett CSU SO LB 10 35 47 82 8.20
77 Kevin Pierre-Louis BC SO LB 7 31 26 57 8.14
78 Mike Hicks Baylor JR DB 9 46 27 73 8.11
79 Zach Brown N Carolina SR LB 11 53 35 88 8.00
79 David Hinds FAU JR LB 11 50 38 88 8.00
79 Yawin Smallwood U Conn FR LB 10 31 49 80 8.00
79 James Skelton CSU JR LB 9 29 43 72 8.00
79 Phillip Thomas Syracuse JR DB 8 44 20 64 8.00
79 Aaron Colvin Oklahoma SO DB 8 43 21 64 8.00
85 Anthony Kokal Miami (Oh) SR DB 11 46 41 87 7.91
86 Michael Lanaris S Florida JR LB 10 40 39 79 7.90
87 Arthur Brown Kansas St JR LB 9 41 30 71 7.89
87 Troy Gilmer Akron JR LB 9 33 38 71 7.89
87 Corico Hawkins Clemson JR LB 9 31 40 71 7.89
90 Mike Rallis Minnesota JR LB 7 34 21 55 7.86
91 Mike Orakpo CSU SO LB 10 46 32 78 7.80
91 Xavier Lamb Troy SR LB 10 37 41 78 7.80
93 Gerald Hodges Penn State JR LB 9 39 31 70 7.78
94 Conrad Scheidt Idaho JR LB 12 42 51 93 7.75
95 Randell Johnson FAU SO LB 11 58 27 85 7.73
96 LaDarrius Madden Troy SR DB 10 52 25 77 7.70
96 Devekeyan Lattimore S Florida SO LB 10 48 29 77 7.70
96 Steve Greer Virginia JR LB 10 29 48 77 7.70
99 Kyle Gallagher Utah State SR LB 13 45 55 100 7.69
100 Jake Knott Iowa State JR LB 9 43 26 69 7.67

Note: To qualify, player must have played in 75% of his team's games.