2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - In All Plays through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Alabama 13 386 938 2.43 3 82 57 22 5
2 LSU 14 460 1261 2.74 7 47 78 52 9
2 Utah 13 453 1490 3.29 7 58 79 48 11
2 TCU 13 457 1609 3.52 7 61 79 38 12
5 Florida State 13 458 1075 2.35 8 57 71 29 6
5 Notre Dame 13 478 1806 3.78 8 42 101 58 8
5 Miami (Florida) 12 473 1943 4.11 8 47 109 65 10
8 UCF 12 347 1306 3.76 9 56 72 47 6
8 Boise State 13 405 1430 3.53 9 81 78 44 12
10 Cincinnati 13 457 1239 2.71 10 36 84 48 10
11 Connecticut 12 385 1028 2.67 11 48 68 44 10
11 South Florida 12 435 1288 2.96 11 31 75 46 6
11 Louisville 13 435 1307 3.00 11 50 86 42 8
11 Michigan State 14 502 1407 2.80 11 39 78 49 9
11 Temple 13 442 1611 3.64 11 81 92 45 13
11 Louisiana Tech 13 487 1655 3.40 11 32 106 48 7
17 Arkansas State 13 448 1346 3.00 12 43 88 50 11
17 North Carolina 13 452 1611 3.56 12 48 98 49 13
17 Eastern Michigan 12 407 1686 4.14 12 68 76 56 12
17 Vanderbilt 13 473 1697 3.59 12 69 101 65 10
17 South Carolina 13 489 1768 3.62 12 47 112 55 8
22 Louisiana-Monroe 12 386 1200 3.11 13 60 74 36 6
22 Penn State 13 481 1733 3.60 13 46 90 49 10
22 Ohio State 13 479 1840 3.84 13 54 93 51 13
22 Ohio 14 494 1984 4.02 13 63 105 68 17
26 Michigan 13 429 1712 3.99 14 41 94 65 17
26 Oregon 14 548 1999 3.65 14 51 112 56 12
26 Kentucky 12 487 2198 4.51 14 84 121 62 16
29 Texas 13 409 1251 3.06 15 74 71 45 11
29 Virginia Tech 14 452 1457 3.22 15 47 86 52 14
29 Florida International 13 458 1535 3.35 15 34 86 58 11
29 Illinois 13 514 1610 3.13 15 65 89 46 10
29 Oklahoma 13 476 1751 3.68 15 56 98 69 16
29 Virginia 13 460 1813 3.94 15 60 92 62 20
29 Nevada 13 425 1916 4.51 15 65 92 56 18
29 Mississippi State 13 536 1995 3.72 15 52 118 63 12
37 Stanford 13 364 1149 3.16 16 61 61 44 11
37 Georgia 14 440 1417 3.22 16 68 80 56 10
37 BYU 13 401 1457 3.63 16 82 72 42 12
37 Syracuse 12 436 1538 3.53 16 63 95 51 11
37 Kent State 12 446 1539 3.45 16 69 85 46 14
37 Southern Mississippi 14 506 1660 3.28 16 46 96 52 12
37 Florida 13 507 1725 3.40 16 77 101 55 11
37 Miami (Ohio) 12 485 2022 4.17 16 96 106 67 19
37 Iowa 13 549 2028 3.69 16 37 118 58 8
46 USC 12 369 1337 3.62 17 70 76 40 8
46 Pittsburgh 13 465 1520 3.27 17 79 83 46 7
46 SMU 13 466 1538 3.30 17 63 95 41 9
46 Missouri 13 463 1656 3.58 17 80 101 51 9
46 California 13 442 1673 3.79 17 68 98 54 21
46 Toledo 13 438 1726 3.94 17 87 97 52 13
46 Rutgers 13 476 1815 3.81 17 80 90 58 21
46 Tennessee 12 445 1952 4.39 17 71 100 66 15
46 Wisconsin 14 498 2137 4.29 17 91 101 62 16
55 Western Kentucky 12 372 1612 4.33 18 79 75 55 17
55 North Carolina State 13 458 1706 3.72 18 77 94 60 17
55 Kansas State 13 429 1707 3.98 18 63 99 47 14
55 Idaho 12 455 1903 4.18 18 80 103 59 10
55 North Texas 12 419 1962 4.68 18 71 99 63 18
55 Rice 12 457 2201 4.82 18 52 114 68 20
55 Houston 14 576 2402 4.17 18 97 132 84 15
62 Hawai'i 13 475 1852 3.90 19 80 102 60 13
62 Washington State 12 429 1887 4.40 19 59 84 53 14
62 Marshall 13 471 1947 4.13 19 82 99 65 18
62 Georgia Tech 13 464 2099 4.52 19 77 110 68 17
62 Auburn 13 531 2460 4.63 19 92 138 76 16
67 Tulsa 13 509 1670 3.28 20 69 101 39 7
68 West Virginia 13 472 1880 3.98 21 68 94 54 17
68 Arizona State 13 454 1945 4.28 21 48 95 68 25
68 Buffalo 12 509 2174 4.27 21 75 103 56 15
68 Arkansas 13 505 2179 4.31 21 62 108 59 15
68 Wake Forest 13 481 2208 4.59 21 72 116 64 26
68 Oregon State 12 492 2362 4.80 21 60 124 70 17
68 Clemson 14 569 2476 4.35 21 56 131 67 19
75 Utah State 13 480 1661 3.46 22 35 103 51 7
75 Boston College 12 425 1813 4.27 22 79 91 50 13
75 Duke 12 441 2168 4.92 22 48 112 66 18
75 Ball State 12 535 2712 5.07 22 74 147 83 19
79 Nebraska 13 515 2060 4.00 23 63 120 67 11
79 San Diego State 13 533 2204 4.14 23 67 119 62 24
79 Minnesota 12 459 2237 4.87 23 82 126 75 15
79 Central Michigan 12 494 2244 4.54 23 87 109 56 19
79 Northern Illinois 14 582 2343 4.03 23 68 143 85 20
79 Iowa State 13 554 2515 4.54 23 45 145 88 17
79 Western Michigan 13 529 2856 5.40 23 66 139 102 32
86 East Carolina 12 460 2090 4.54 24 77 112 54 13
86 UTEP 12 436 2295 5.26 24 71 117 66 23
86 Army 12 481 2339 4.86 24 67 130 63 21
86 Oklahoma State 13 548 2404 4.39 24 80 133 77 21
86 Bowling Green 12 496 2441 4.92 24 61 123 74 16
86 Air Force 13 576 2856 4.96 24 78 155 86 17
92 Texas A&M 13 508 1324 2.61 25 43 106 47 6
92 Purdue 13 529 2271 4.29 25 59 123 73 16
92 Memphis 12 455 2299 5.05 25 66 108 80 22
92 Troy 12 538 2443 4.54 25 75 121 65 18
92 Indiana 12 552 2924 5.30 25 81 152 87 29
97 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 483 1802 3.73 26 62 93 51 17
97 Colorado 13 454 2391 5.27 26 84 127 88 28
97 UAB 12 466 2440 5.24 26 47 135 71 16
97 San Jose State 12 502 2452 4.88 26 78 122 66 20
97 UCLA 14 518 2668 5.15 26 73 138 90 21
97 Mississippi 12 500 2699 5.40 26 77 124 78 27
103 Florida Atlantic 12 504 2027 4.02 27 67 120 72 13
103 Northwestern 13 513 2305 4.49 27 76 127 71 17
105 Baylor 13 497 2566 5.16 28 81 127 71 21
105 Colorado State 12 510 2804 5.50 28 83 137 86 28
107 Wyoming 13 592 3016 5.09 29 99 154 98 22
108 Arizona 12 411 1939 4.72 30 49 88 62 19
108 UNLV 12 478 2330 4.87 30 67 121 73 22
110 Maryland 12 564 2637 4.68 31 55 142 80 25
111 Washington 13 431 2193 5.09 32 89 108 59 27
111 Navy 12 464 2243 4.83 32 46 129 77 17
113 Akron 12 535 2633 4.92 33 59 133 76 23
113 New Mexico State 13 528 2844 5.39 33 85 147 96 23
113 Texas Tech 12 589 3106 5.27 33 71 159 88 22
116 Fresno State 13 452 2184 4.83 34 70 97 66 28
117 Tulane 13 467 2144 4.59 37 72 115 72 25
117 Middle Tennessee 12 590 2755 4.67 37 80 144 82 26
119 Kansas 12 491 2862 5.83 38 95 153 94 30
120 New Mexico 12 542 2962 5.46 46 69 156 81 31
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards