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