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