2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - In The 2nd Half/Overtime through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Michigan State 14 221 451 2.04 4 22 26 20 3
2 Connecticut 12 202 500 2.48 4 48 31 18 5
3 South Florida 12 209 521 2.49 8 31 34 20 3
3 Alabama 13 211 526 2.49 1 37 35 15 3
5 Florida State 13 222 610 2.75 6 57 37 16 3
6 LSU 14 200 571 2.86 4 34 36 21 4
7 Pittsburgh 13 248 720 2.90 11 37 44 26 3
8 Louisiana-Monroe 12 186 545 2.93 7 60 32 18 2
9 Texas A&M 13 256 752 2.94 16 43 50 24 3
9 San Diego State 13 270 795 2.94 7 33 47 22 6
11 TCU 13 203 609 3.00 5 44 30 15 5
12 Arkansas State 13 203 623 3.07 3 34 45 25 4
13 Cincinnati 13 221 686 3.10 6 36 39 27 8
14 Oklahoma 13 237 739 3.12 5 48 46 31 7
15 Texas 13 202 648 3.21 8 74 37 23 6
16 Louisville 13 203 657 3.24 6 50 42 23 4
16 Illinois 13 243 787 3.24 10 35 45 26 5
18 Southern Mississippi 14 218 709 3.25 6 46 35 18 6
18 West Virginia 13 232 755 3.25 11 65 43 23 5
20 South Carolina 13 227 746 3.29 7 47 49 22 3
20 Utah State 13 249 818 3.29 11 31 56 26 4
22 Florida International 13 243 811 3.34 11 33 47 34 6
22 Virginia 13 250 835 3.34 8 40 44 30 9
24 North Carolina 13 224 757 3.38 8 48 47 24 7
24 SMU 13 226 765 3.38 6 55 50 23 5
24 Louisiana Tech 13 245 828 3.38 6 32 52 21 4
24 Vanderbilt 13 253 854 3.38 5 57 49 32 5
28 Utah 13 215 731 3.40 3 49 40 26 6
29 Boise State 13 199 690 3.47 5 55 40 22 5
29 Tulane 13 254 881 3.47 14 39 55 31 10
29 Florida 13 265 920 3.47 7 77 49 27 6
32 Ohio State 13 262 931 3.55 6 40 57 30 6
32 Florida Atlantic 12 268 951 3.55 12 25 55 26 3
32 Iowa 13 304 1079 3.55 12 34 63 28 3
35 Syracuse 12 216 779 3.61 9 61 47 27 6
35 Notre Dame 13 236 853 3.61 5 39 52 27 3
37 Michigan 13 209 758 3.63 6 41 41 29 9
38 Wisconsin 14 257 935 3.64 4 64 45 26 5
38 Rutgers 13 259 944 3.64 9 64 50 33 9
40 Penn State 13 251 915 3.65 5 30 50 27 4
41 Tulsa 13 246 903 3.67 11 69 52 21 6
42 Kent State 12 237 877 3.70 9 69 48 24 8
43 Georgia 14 235 871 3.71 14 48 50 32 6
43 Mississippi State 13 281 1043 3.71 6 52 62 36 7
45 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 230 864 3.76 13 56 44 23 6
46 Stanford 13 189 714 3.78 11 61 39 29 6
47 Missouri 13 237 900 3.80 11 80 58 31 7
48 Hawai'i 13 237 903 3.81 11 56 46 26 6
49 UCF 12 201 768 3.82 7 56 44 25 3
49 Temple 13 218 832 3.82 6 81 48 22 5
51 California 13 239 916 3.83 8 68 53 26 10
52 Boston College 12 224 863 3.85 13 42 45 24 8
53 Idaho 12 250 965 3.86 6 55 46 31 6
54 BYU 13 215 838 3.90 10 82 43 25 8
55 USC 12 177 692 3.91 16 51 41 21 4
56 Miami (Ohio) 12 247 968 3.92 5 96 50 32 9
57 Marshall 13 246 971 3.95 7 82 49 31 8
58 Virginia Tech 14 223 902 4.04 8 47 52 31 12
58 Ohio 14 237 957 4.04 7 63 50 32 11
60 North Carolina State 13 224 907 4.05 7 77 42 30 11
60 Buffalo 12 259 1048 4.05 10 75 49 28 7
62 Oregon 14 252 1022 4.06 11 51 61 31 7
63 Clemson 14 274 1124 4.10 5 56 60 31 9
64 Nebraska 13 251 1042 4.15 16 31 59 37 5
64 Arkansas 13 261 1084 4.15 7 62 53 30 6
66 UNLV 12 263 1112 4.23 16 36 63 35 7
67 Houston 14 283 1202 4.25 10 97 66 42 7
68 Fresno State 13 235 1003 4.27 16 69 48 31 13
69 Tennessee 12 255 1099 4.31 13 40 57 41 7
70 Miami (Florida) 12 235 1030 4.38 5 47 53 33 6
70 Purdue 13 263 1152 4.38 13 59 64 35 7
72 East Carolina 12 231 1015 4.39 14 77 50 25 6
73 Bowling Green 12 245 1090 4.45 13 58 58 34 8
73 Northwestern 13 259 1152 4.45 19 76 64 38 9
75 Toledo 13 219 976 4.46 11 87 47 30 8
76 Oregon State 12 243 1088 4.48 12 41 61 34 8
77 Kansas State 13 220 987 4.49 10 63 52 26 9
78 Arizona State 13 247 1111 4.50 10 48 51 36 15
79 Wake Forest 13 256 1162 4.54 12 72 57 28 15
80 Northern Illinois 14 317 1443 4.55 13 68 86 50 15
81 Minnesota 12 231 1053 4.56 10 35 60 42 7
82 Western Kentucky 12 217 991 4.57 8 59 52 38 9
83 Iowa State 13 263 1213 4.61 9 45 67 39 10
84 Army 12 238 1099 4.62 11 56 53 26 10
84 Akron 12 286 1321 4.62 20 59 65 38 14
86 Oklahoma State 13 283 1309 4.63 17 80 76 43 12
87 Kentucky 12 240 1118 4.66 7 84 57 26 8
88 Maryland 12 275 1293 4.70 13 55 69 40 13
89 Georgia Tech 13 217 1021 4.71 8 77 54 32 9
89 Rice 12 254 1197 4.71 8 39 64 39 12
91 Navy 12 226 1067 4.72 15 46 67 39 6
92 Colorado 13 228 1079 4.73 12 34 60 41 13
92 Middle Tennessee 12 297 1406 4.73 19 80 73 40 12
94 Nevada 13 222 1052 4.74 8 48 50 32 10
95 Washington State 12 232 1109 4.78 11 59 49 31 8
96 Eastern Michigan 12 214 1031 4.82 9 68 46 35 7
97 Duke 12 202 981 4.86 11 40 50 25 8
98 UTEP 12 196 966 4.93 7 71 50 29 9
98 Troy 12 271 1336 4.93 12 75 63 32 8
100 North Texas 12 203 1008 4.97 8 71 52 32 11
101 Arizona 12 216 1085 5.02 15 47 49 36 12
102 Memphis 12 217 1094 5.04 13 59 51 37 11
102 Auburn 13 269 1355 5.04 9 92 78 41 8
104 Texas Tech 12 306 1551 5.07 10 71 88 46 11
105 Central Michigan 12 270 1376 5.10 15 87 67 34 13
105 Air Force 13 306 1560 5.10 15 78 81 44 10
107 Colorado State 12 269 1383 5.14 16 83 67 38 13
107 Indiana 12 294 1510 5.14 13 54 78 38 17
109 Washington 13 232 1202 5.18 23 89 57 29 13
110 New Mexico State 13 282 1479 5.24 18 85 69 44 12
111 UAB 12 239 1288 5.39 14 47 70 39 10
112 Wyoming 13 299 1617 5.41 14 99 77 52 13
113 San Jose State 12 264 1434 5.43 15 78 67 33 11
114 UCLA 14 255 1397 5.48 9 65 70 45 12
115 Ball State 12 290 1602 5.52 11 74 80 51 13
116 New Mexico 12 283 1564 5.53 23 69 80 40 17
117 Baylor 13 243 1352 5.56 13 81 65 38 10
118 Mississippi 12 266 1526 5.74 14 77 60 39 16
119 Western Michigan 13 256 1506 5.88 15 66 69 57 20
120 Kansas 12 262 1595 6.09 18 63 88 56 17
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards