2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - On 1st Down through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 UCF 12 170 775 4.56 5 56 27 27 4
2 Alabama 13 173 547 3.16 1 82 11 12 4
3 Stanford 13 188 631 3.36 8 61 18 19 5
4 Louisiana-Monroe 12 190 664 3.49 4 42 17 18 4
5 Western Kentucky 12 193 916 4.75 8 79 30 31 9
6 Connecticut 12 194 557 2.87 4 32 20 20 5
7 Boise State 13 195 626 3.21 2 30 19 19 4
7 USC 12 195 869 4.46 15 70 22 22 5
9 Boston College 12 201 803 4.00 9 79 16 16 5
10 Michigan 13 203 938 4.62 5 41 31 35 8
11 BYU 13 204 812 3.98 7 80 19 19 8
12 North Texas 12 205 1211 5.91 10 71 35 37 12
13 Temple 13 208 694 3.34 3 33 16 15 3
14 Kansas State 13 209 797 3.81 11 61 25 26 5
14 Eastern Michigan 12 209 898 4.30 6 52 29 30 4
16 SMU 13 210 656 3.12 7 38 18 18 2
16 Louisville 13 210 701 3.34 2 29 22 23 5
16 South Florida 12 210 728 3.47 5 31 23 24 6
16 North Carolina 13 210 741 3.53 4 33 20 21 4
20 Washington 13 211 1088 5.16 14 89 30 32 12
21 Georgia 14 213 732 3.44 5 48 26 28 4
21 Tennessee 12 213 987 4.63 4 65 28 31 8
21 Rice 12 213 1114 5.23 5 47 30 31 10
24 Arkansas State 13 214 639 2.99 5 43 24 24 5
24 Syracuse 12 214 806 3.77 9 63 22 23 6
24 Arizona 12 214 1137 5.31 12 49 31 34 12
27 Washington State 12 215 1000 4.65 8 59 26 26 7
28 Missouri 13 217 921 4.24 9 80 24 24 6
28 UTEP 12 217 1190 5.48 12 67 34 34 13
30 Utah 13 218 881 4.04 3 58 26 26 4
30 Toledo 13 218 989 4.54 8 87 28 29 5
32 Minnesota 12 219 1107 5.05 7 82 34 34 5
33 Texas 13 220 861 3.91 8 74 28 30 7
34 LSU 14 221 562 2.54 4 29 18 21 1
34 South Carolina 13 221 907 4.10 3 47 23 24 4
36 Nevada 13 222 1025 4.62 4 62 32 32 8
37 Texas A&M 13 223 697 3.13 9 43 20 21 3
38 Florida State 13 224 598 2.67 3 28 13 14 2
38 California 13 224 1016 4.54 9 68 30 31 15
38 Kentucky 12 224 1058 4.72 8 61 33 31 9
41 Tulane 13 225 911 4.05 14 56 23 23 8
42 Florida International 13 226 773 3.42 8 33 22 22 3
42 TCU 13 226 884 3.91 5 36 19 20 7
42 Georgia Tech 13 226 1161 5.14 6 77 27 28 12
45 Army 12 227 1027 4.52 10 67 25 25 8
46 Florida 13 228 877 3.85 5 77 27 29 5
46 East Carolina 12 228 1045 4.58 8 39 20 21 9
48 Duke 12 229 1003 4.38 9 48 26 27 6
48 Idaho 12 229 1112 4.86 13 80 29 32 5
50 Virginia 13 230 1013 4.40 3 60 30 30 11
50 Arizona State 13 230 1020 4.43 10 39 28 29 12
50 Memphis 12 230 1050 4.57 13 46 34 39 9
53 Louisiana Tech 13 231 927 4.01 5 32 20 23 4
53 Kent State 12 231 953 4.13 8 69 23 23 10
53 West Virginia 13 231 980 4.24 9 65 22 23 9
53 Fresno State 13 231 1169 5.06 19 70 30 31 14
57 Oklahoma 13 232 931 4.01 8 48 33 33 7
57 Navy 12 232 1168 5.03 12 46 35 38 7
59 Penn State 13 233 889 3.82 8 39 22 23 5
59 North Carolina State 13 233 976 4.19 9 77 27 31 7
59 Vanderbilt 13 233 978 4.20 5 69 32 32 6
59 San Jose State 12 233 1188 5.10 10 77 31 31 9
63 Wake Forest 13 234 1104 4.72 8 72 30 30 12
64 Pittsburgh 13 235 933 3.97 6 79 21 26 3
65 Miami (Florida) 12 236 1090 4.62 3 47 37 38 4
65 Wisconsin 14 236 1141 4.83 5 64 30 31 10
67 Utah State 13 237 977 4.12 5 31 25 27 5
67 Rutgers 13 237 1212 5.11 9 80 36 38 14
69 Virginia Tech 14 238 868 3.65 7 47 29 29 7
69 Colorado 13 238 1177 4.95 10 57 43 44 12
71 Illinois 13 239 730 3.05 5 27 16 16 2
71 Hawai'i 13 239 990 4.14 7 80 27 27 6
73 Cincinnati 13 241 827 3.43 6 36 23 25 8
73 UNLV 12 241 1117 4.63 8 67 29 31 8
75 Tulsa 13 242 921 3.81 9 69 18 18 5
75 Miami (Ohio) 12 242 1104 4.56 6 67 36 36 12
77 Michigan State 14 243 670 2.76 6 22 18 18 4
77 Oregon State 12 243 1280 5.27 11 56 37 37 10
79 Ohio 14 244 1017 4.17 3 58 28 32 8
79 Baylor 13 244 1344 5.51 12 81 28 30 9
81 Ohio State 13 245 999 4.08 4 54 23 25 8
81 Mississippi State 13 245 1077 4.40 4 52 28 29 4
83 Bowling Green 12 246 1349 5.48 10 61 34 32 11
84 Notre Dame 13 247 1040 4.21 3 42 32 35 6
84 Arkansas 13 247 1067 4.32 9 62 23 23 7
84 UAB 12 247 1554 6.29 13 47 39 43 12
87 Southern Mississippi 14 250 917 3.67 6 46 21 22 6
88 Florida Atlantic 12 252 1031 4.09 9 35 36 36 8
88 Central Michigan 12 252 1064 4.22 9 39 23 22 8
90 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 254 981 3.86 12 56 28 31 8
90 Buffalo 12 254 1155 4.55 9 75 27 27 7
92 Northwestern 13 255 1207 4.73 10 76 37 37 7
92 UCLA 14 255 1383 5.42 12 43 51 52 10
94 Mississippi 12 256 1333 5.21 9 76 37 37 10
95 Marshall 13 257 1202 4.68 7 82 36 39 11
95 Kansas 12 257 1756 6.83 28 95 57 59 16
97 Colorado State 12 258 1607 6.23 13 66 47 48 16
98 Nebraska 13 259 1229 4.75 12 63 37 40 7
99 San Diego State 13 260 1040 4.00 11 63 23 25 11
100 Troy 12 261 1271 4.87 12 75 32 32 10
101 Oklahoma State 13 266 1246 4.68 11 80 31 33 11
102 Iowa 13 269 1173 4.36 5 37 27 29 5
103 Clemson 14 270 1362 5.04 6 56 35 35 11
104 Akron 12 273 1578 5.78 15 58 41 44 18
105 Oregon 14 274 1096 4.00 5 51 26 25 9
105 Maryland 12 274 1374 5.01 12 55 37 41 13
105 Auburn 13 274 1438 5.25 9 92 45 44 8
105 Ball State 12 274 1572 5.74 9 49 47 48 15
105 Western Michigan 13 274 1659 6.05 12 65 53 54 19
110 Purdue 13 275 1375 5.00 13 59 39 40 13
110 New Mexico 12 275 1379 5.01 20 45 38 39 15
110 Iowa State 13 275 1416 5.15 7 45 46 46 11
113 Air Force 13 276 1461 5.29 10 78 36 39 7
114 New Mexico State 13 277 1663 6.00 21 85 52 53 15
115 Middle Tennessee 12 279 1433 5.14 13 48 36 39 15
115 Indiana 12 279 1470 5.27 12 54 36 36 13
117 Houston 14 291 1238 4.25 8 50 38 37 7
117 Texas Tech 12 291 1547 5.32 10 56 43 47 12
119 Northern Illinois 14 292 1229 4.21 11 28 40 43 10
120 Wyoming 13 301 1766 5.87 12 99 49 52 14
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards