2011 National Leaders Tackles - Games vs. FBS (I-A) Teams Only through 01/09/2012

Name Team Yr Pos G Solo Assisted Total Total/G
1 Luke Kuechly BC JR LB 11 101 79 180 16.36
2 Brian Wagner Akron JR LB 10 53 84 137 13.70
3 Danny Trevathan Kentucky SR LB 11 66 72 138 12.55
4 Curnelius Arnick Tulsa SR LB 13 99 60 159 12.23
5 Carmen Messina New Mexico SR LB 11 64 68 132 12.00
6 Trent Mackey Tulane JR LB 11 83 46 129 11.73
7 Bobby Wagner Utah State SR LB 12 63 74 137 11.42
8 Khaseem Greene Rutgers JR DB 12 72 64 136 11.33
9 Brady Amack Air Force SR LB 11 52 72 124 11.27
10 Travis Freeman Ball State JR LB 12 43 91 134 11.17
11 Jeremy Grove ECU FR LB 11 45 77 122 11.09
12 Donyae Coleman NMSU SR DB 12 70 63 133 11.08
13 Mike Taylor Wisconsin JR LB 13 58 82 140 10.77
14 Marcus McGraw Houston SR LB 13 67 72 139 10.69
15 Matt Daniels Duke SR DB 11 62 55 117 10.64
16 Cort Dennison Washington SR LB 12 61 64 125 10.42
17 Chris Borland Wisconsin SO LB 13 60 75 135 10.38
18 Lavonte David Nebraska SR LB 12 62 62 124 10.33
19 Brynden Trawick Troy JR DB 12 75 48 123 10.25
20 Kim Royston Minnesota SR DB 11 67 45 112 10.18
21 Stephen Johnson Temple SR LB 12 65 55 120 10.00
22 Jamie Bender UAB SR DB 12 69 50 119 9.92
23 Tre`Shawn Robinson Idaho SR LB 11 55 54 109 9.91
24 Manti Te'o Notre Dame JR LB 13 62 66 128 9.85
25 Adrien Cole La Tech SR LB 12 74 44 118 9.83
26 Winston Guy Jr. Kentucky SR DB 11 47 61 108 9.82
27 Sean Spence Miami (Fl) SR LB 10 48 50 98 9.80
28 Gary Walker Idaho JR DB 11 67 39 106 9.64
28 Jonathan Brown Illinois SO LB 11 45 61 106 9.64
30 Aaron Morris Ball State SO LB 12 48 67 115 9.58
30 Cameron Lawrence Miss St JR LB 12 47 68 115 9.58
32 Sean Baker Ball State SR DB 10 44 51 95 9.50
33 Steven Johnson Kansas SR LB 11 55 49 104 9.45
34 Elliot Coffey Baylor SR LB 12 55 58 113 9.42
35 Dwayne Woods BGSU JR LB 11 51 52 103 9.36
35 Steven Erzinger Army SR LB 11 45 58 103 9.36
37 Michael Clay Oregon JR LB 11 54 48 102 9.27
38 A.J. Klein Iowa State JR LB 12 63 48 111 9.25
38 Lance Kelley La-Lafytte SR LB 12 61 50 111 9.25
38 Max Gruder Pittsburgh SR LB 12 55 56 111 9.25
38 J.K. Schaffer Cincinnati SR LB 12 49 62 111 9.25
42 Cody Davis Texas Tech JR DB 10 71 21 92 9.20
43 Jahleel Addae C Mich JR DB 11 47 54 101 9.18
44 Eric Franklin Maryland JR DB 11 61 39 100 9.09
45 Sam Holl Baylor SO DB 12 79 30 109 9.08
46 Emmanuel Acho Texas SR LB 13 61 56 117 9.00
46 Cameron Nwosu Rice SO LB 12 58 50 108 9.00
46 Julian Burnett Ga Tech JR LB 12 53 55 108 9.00
46 James Morris Iowa SO LB 11 48 51 99 9.00
50 Noah Keller Ohio SR LB 13 45 71 116 8.92
51 Aaron Brown Hawai'i SR LB 11 66 32 98 8.91
51 Matt Warrick Navy JR LB 11 53 45 98 8.91
53 Terrence Thomas Memphis SR LB 11 67 30 97 8.82
53 Shaquil Barrett CSU SO LB 11 45 52 97 8.82
55 Johnnie Simon W Mich SO DB 12 58 47 105 8.75
55 Chaz Walker Utah SR LB 12 46 59 105 8.75
57 Andrew Jackson Western Ky SO LB 11 36 60 96 8.73
58 Omar Brown Marshall SR DB 13 71 42 113 8.69
59 Keith Smith SJSU SO LB 12 50 54 104 8.67
59 Phillip Thomas Syracuse JR DB 9 50 28 78 8.67
61 Jason Edwards La-Monroe SR LB 11 49 46 95 8.64
61 Luke Batton Kent State JR LB 11 45 50 95 8.64
63 Mike Hicks Baylor JR DB 12 69 34 103 8.58
63 Gerald Hodges Penn State JR LB 12 58 45 103 8.58
65 Mychal Kendricks California SR LB 12 69 33 102 8.50
66 Devekeyan Lattimore S Florida SO LB 11 61 32 93 8.45
66 Audie Cole NC State SR LB 11 57 36 93 8.45
68 David Hinds FAU JR LB 12 56 45 101 8.42
68 Corey Paredes Hawai'i SR LB 12 55 46 101 8.42
68 Steve Greer Virginia JR LB 12 43 58 101 8.42
71 Taylor Reed SMU JR LB 11 52 40 92 8.36
72 Christian Kirksey Iowa SO LB 12 56 44 100 8.33
73 John Boyett Oregon JR DB 13 69 39 108 8.31
73 Winston Fraser FIU JR LB 13 64 44 108 8.31
75 Brian Hendricks Wyoming SR LB 11 48 43 91 8.27
75 James Skelton CSU JR LB 11 41 50 91 8.27
77 Jake Knott Iowa State JR LB 12 62 37 99 8.25
77 Zach Brown N Carolina SR LB 12 57 42 99 8.25
79 Ronnie Thornton USM SR LB 13 43 64 107 8.23
80 Zachary Orr N Texas SO LB 9 39 35 74 8.22
81 Tra'ves Bush Navy JR DB 11 58 32 90 8.18
82 Neiko Thorpe Auburn SR DB 12 49 49 98 8.17
83 Conrad Scheidt Idaho JR LB 11 40 49 89 8.09
84 Justin Allen Rice SR LB 12 57 40 97 8.08
85 Pat Schiller N Illinois SR LB 13 35 69 104 8.00
85 Ibraheim Campbell N'western FR DB 12 52 44 96 8.00
85 Cyhl Quarles Wk Forest SR DB 12 49 47 96 8.00
85 Jerry Franklin Arkansas SR LB 12 45 51 96 8.00
85 Terrell Manning NC State JR LB 9 45 27 72 8.00
90 Jay Dudley La Tech SR LB 12 51 44 95 7.92
91 Tashaun Gipson Wyoming SR DB 11 65 22 87 7.91
91 Earl Wolff NC State JR DB 11 53 34 87 7.91
93 Troy Gilmer Akron JR LB 9 33 38 71 7.89
94 Brandon Marshall Nevada SR LB 13 49 53 102 7.85
95 Arthur Brown Kansas St JR LB 12 56 38 94 7.83
96 Luke Ruff Wyoming JR DB 11 47 39 86 7.82
96 Jory Johnson U Conn JR LB 11 40 46 86 7.82
96 Yawin Smallwood U Conn FR LB 11 34 52 86 7.82
99 Shawn Jackson Tulsa SO LB 13 67 34 101 7.77
100 Joe Vellano Maryland JR DL 11 50 35 85 7.73

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