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