2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - In The 1st Half through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Alabama 13 175 412 2.35 2 82 22 7 2
1 Stanford 13 175 435 2.49 5 61 22 15 5
3 Western Kentucky 12 155 621 4.01 10 79 23 17 8
4 UCF 12 146 538 3.68 2 33 28 22 3
5 BYU 13 186 619 3.33 6 80 29 17 4
6 Georgia 14 205 546 2.66 2 68 30 24 4
6 Eastern Michigan 12 193 655 3.39 3 52 30 21 5
8 Florida State 13 236 465 1.97 2 34 34 13 3
8 Virginia Tech 14 229 555 2.42 7 39 34 21 2
8 Texas 13 207 603 2.91 7 35 34 22 5
11 USC 12 192 645 3.36 1 70 35 19 4
11 Washington State 12 197 778 3.95 8 31 35 22 6
13 Ohio State 13 217 909 4.19 7 54 36 21 7
14 Connecticut 12 183 528 2.89 7 40 37 26 5
14 Kent State 12 209 662 3.17 7 46 37 22 6
16 Boise State 13 206 740 3.59 4 81 38 22 7
17 Florida International 13 215 724 3.37 4 34 39 24 5
17 Utah 13 238 759 3.19 4 58 39 22 5
17 Pittsburgh 13 217 800 3.69 6 79 39 20 4
17 Arizona 12 195 854 4.38 15 49 39 26 7
21 Penn State 13 230 818 3.56 8 46 40 22 6
21 Rutgers 13 217 871 4.01 8 80 40 25 12
23 South Florida 12 226 767 3.39 3 25 41 26 3
24 Louisiana-Monroe 12 200 655 3.28 6 42 42 18 4
24 LSU 14 260 690 2.65 3 47 42 31 5
24 Nevada 13 203 864 4.26 7 65 42 24 8
24 Central Michigan 12 224 868 3.88 8 64 42 22 6
28 Arkansas State 13 245 723 2.95 9 43 43 25 7
28 Missouri 13 226 756 3.35 6 30 43 20 2
28 Tennessee 12 190 853 4.49 4 71 43 25 8
31 Louisville 13 232 650 2.80 5 29 44 19 4
31 Temple 13 224 779 3.48 5 48 44 23 8
31 Illinois 13 271 823 3.04 5 65 44 20 5
31 Arizona State 13 207 834 4.03 11 33 44 32 10
35 Cincinnati 13 236 553 2.34 4 31 45 21 2
35 California 13 203 757 3.73 9 53 45 28 11
35 SMU 13 240 773 3.22 11 63 45 18 4
38 Boston College 12 201 950 4.73 9 79 46 26 5
39 Kansas State 13 209 720 3.44 8 51 47 21 5
39 Utah State 13 231 843 3.65 11 35 47 25 3
39 North Texas 12 216 954 4.42 10 43 47 31 7
42 Syracuse 12 220 759 3.45 7 63 48 24 5
42 Virginia 13 210 978 4.66 7 60 48 32 11
44 Tulsa 13 263 767 2.92 9 33 49 18 1
44 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 253 938 3.71 13 62 49 28 11
44 Notre Dame 13 242 953 3.94 3 42 49 31 5
44 TCU 13 254 1000 3.94 2 61 49 23 7
44 Fresno State 13 217 1181 5.44 18 70 49 35 15
49 Toledo 13 219 750 3.42 6 60 50 22 5
49 Marshall 13 225 976 4.34 12 50 50 34 10
49 Rice 12 203 1004 4.95 10 52 50 29 8
52 North Carolina 13 228 854 3.75 4 36 51 25 6
52 Oregon 14 296 977 3.30 3 42 51 25 5
52 Washington 13 199 991 4.98 9 70 51 30 14
52 West Virginia 13 240 1125 4.69 10 68 51 31 12
56 North Carolina State 13 234 799 3.41 11 33 52 30 6
56 Florida 13 242 805 3.33 9 44 52 28 5
56 Vanderbilt 13 220 843 3.83 7 69 52 33 5
56 Michigan State 14 281 956 3.40 7 39 52 29 6
56 Oklahoma 13 239 1012 4.23 10 56 52 38 9
61 Michigan 13 220 954 4.34 8 32 53 36 8
62 Louisiana Tech 13 242 827 3.42 5 23 54 27 3
62 Buffalo 12 250 1126 4.50 11 53 54 28 8
64 Iowa 13 245 949 3.87 4 37 55 30 5
64 San Jose State 12 238 1018 4.28 11 39 55 33 9
64 Ohio 14 257 1027 4.00 6 58 55 36 6
64 Arkansas 13 244 1095 4.49 14 55 55 29 9
68 Texas A&M 13 252 572 2.27 9 31 56 23 3
68 Miami (Florida) 12 238 913 3.84 3 27 56 32 4
68 Hawai'i 13 238 949 3.99 8 80 56 34 7
68 Mississippi State 13 255 952 3.73 9 35 56 27 5
68 Miami (Ohio) 12 238 1054 4.43 11 67 56 35 10
68 Georgia Tech 13 247 1078 4.36 11 39 56 36 8
68 Wisconsin 14 241 1202 4.99 13 91 56 36 11
75 Northern Illinois 14 265 900 3.40 10 27 57 35 5
75 Idaho 12 205 938 4.58 12 80 57 28 4
75 Oklahoma State 13 265 1095 4.13 7 65 57 34 9
75 Memphis 12 238 1205 5.06 12 66 57 43 11
79 Troy 12 267 1107 4.15 13 52 58 33 10
79 UNLV 12 215 1218 5.67 14 67 58 38 15
81 Wake Forest 13 225 1046 4.65 9 60 59 36 11
81 Purdue 13 266 1119 4.21 12 55 59 38 9
83 Auburn 13 262 1105 4.22 10 43 60 35 8
83 Tulane 13 213 1263 5.93 23 72 60 41 15
85 Southern Mississippi 14 288 951 3.30 10 45 61 34 6
85 Nebraska 13 264 1018 3.86 7 63 61 30 6
87 East Carolina 12 229 1075 4.69 10 34 62 29 7
87 Navy 12 238 1176 4.94 17 34 62 38 11
87 Duke 12 239 1187 4.97 11 48 62 41 10
87 Baylor 13 254 1214 4.78 15 62 62 33 11
91 South Carolina 13 262 1022 3.90 5 30 63 33 5
91 Northwestern 13 254 1153 4.54 8 69 63 33 8
91 Oregon State 12 249 1274 5.12 9 60 63 36 9
94 Kentucky 12 247 1080 4.37 7 56 64 36 8
94 Mississippi 12 234 1173 5.01 12 52 64 39 11
96 Florida Atlantic 12 236 1076 4.56 15 67 65 46 10
96 UAB 12 227 1152 5.07 12 31 65 32 6
96 Kansas 12 229 1267 5.53 20 95 65 38 13
96 Bowling Green 12 251 1351 5.38 11 61 65 40 8
100 Minnesota 12 228 1184 5.19 13 82 66 33 8
100 Houston 14 293 1200 4.10 8 68 66 42 8
102 Ball State 12 245 1110 4.53 11 45 67 32 6
102 Colorado 13 226 1312 5.81 14 84 67 47 15
102 UTEP 12 240 1329 5.54 17 71 67 37 14
105 UCLA 14 263 1271 4.83 17 73 68 45 9
105 Akron 12 249 1312 5.27 13 58 68 38 9
107 Western Michigan 13 273 1350 4.95 8 65 70 45 12
107 Colorado State 12 241 1421 5.90 12 65 70 48 15
109 Middle Tennessee 12 293 1349 4.60 18 48 71 42 14
109 Clemson 14 295 1352 4.58 16 52 71 36 10
109 Texas Tech 12 283 1555 5.49 23 55 71 42 11
112 San Diego State 13 263 1409 5.36 16 67 72 40 18
113 Maryland 12 289 1344 4.65 18 47 73 40 12
114 Air Force 13 270 1296 4.80 9 41 74 42 7
114 Indiana 12 258 1414 5.48 12 81 74 49 12
116 New Mexico 12 259 1398 5.40 23 61 76 41 14
117 Army 12 243 1240 5.10 13 67 77 37 11
117 Wyoming 13 293 1399 4.77 15 45 77 46 9
119 Iowa State 13 291 1302 4.47 14 43 78 49 7
119 New Mexico State 13 246 1365 5.55 15 66 78 52 11
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards