2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - On 2nd Down through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Alabama 13 127 211 1.66 2 18 18 2 0
2 UCF 12 119 345 2.90 2 23 19 12 1
3 Arkansas State 13 141 407 2.89 5 39 22 15 3
4 Utah 13 143 529 3.70 2 49 23 15 5
5 Texas 13 122 324 2.66 3 27 24 10 2
6 Rutgers 13 158 454 2.87 7 29 25 12 4
6 Eastern Michigan 12 131 537 4.10 4 68 25 17 6
8 Georgia 14 146 503 3.45 10 40 27 19 5
8 Nevada 13 132 539 4.08 6 43 27 13 5
10 Connecticut 12 130 416 3.20 7 48 28 16 5
10 Western Kentucky 12 117 463 3.96 4 59 28 16 5
10 Boise State 13 138 516 3.74 5 80 28 13 2
13 USC 12 112 350 3.13 2 21 29 11 1
13 Virginia Tech 14 140 515 3.68 7 39 29 17 5
15 BYU 13 138 419 3.04 5 28 30 15 3
15 Stanford 13 120 554 4.62 6 61 30 20 6
15 California 13 141 562 3.99 6 47 30 15 5
18 Florida State 13 152 392 2.58 4 57 31 11 4
18 Fresno State 13 138 675 4.89 10 69 31 19 9
20 South Florida 12 157 421 2.68 5 17 32 15 0
20 Louisville 13 140 503 3.59 4 50 32 15 3
20 Florida International 13 156 504 3.23 4 27 32 19 5
20 LSU 14 160 527 3.29 2 34 32 21 7
24 Louisiana-Monroe 12 127 440 3.46 5 60 33 12 2
24 Michigan 13 135 528 3.91 6 25 33 17 6
24 Arizona 12 136 613 4.51 11 41 33 20 5
27 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 140 533 3.81 8 37 34 12 6
27 TCU 13 156 536 3.44 2 61 34 9 3
27 Notre Dame 13 144 560 3.89 3 30 34 15 2
30 Pittsburgh 13 152 520 3.42 8 53 35 12 3
30 North Texas 12 142 543 3.82 7 56 35 17 5
32 Missouri 13 151 498 3.30 3 41 36 12 2
32 Temple 13 139 509 3.66 5 81 36 13 2
32 Vanderbilt 13 159 567 3.57 2 57 36 25 2
32 Penn State 13 170 601 3.54 3 46 36 19 3
32 Tennessee 12 145 682 4.70 8 71 36 21 5
32 Wisconsin 14 176 709 4.03 7 91 36 19 2
38 West Virginia 13 154 614 3.99 8 68 37 21 5
38 Marshall 13 143 626 4.38 9 58 37 17 6
38 Virginia 13 149 641 4.30 5 38 37 25 7
41 Michigan State 14 169 675 3.99 5 39 38 24 5
41 Washington State 12 155 718 4.63 6 52 38 22 5
43 Cincinnati 13 141 401 2.84 4 35 39 14 2
43 Ohio 14 168 710 4.23 4 63 39 23 4
45 Kent State 12 140 475 3.39 5 25 40 16 3
45 Syracuse 12 146 482 3.30 5 48 40 18 2
45 Oklahoma 13 159 646 4.06 4 37 40 26 6
45 SMU 13 162 650 4.01 7 63 40 16 6
49 Toledo 13 141 478 3.39 2 60 41 12 4
49 Southern Mississippi 14 163 510 3.13 6 26 41 19 3
49 North Carolina 13 158 541 3.42 5 48 41 15 4
49 Idaho 12 141 583 4.13 3 38 41 16 4
49 Kansas State 13 140 698 4.99 5 63 41 16 7
49 Central Michigan 12 156 811 5.20 8 87 41 23 7
55 Texas A&M 13 182 481 2.64 12 31 42 14 2
55 Miami (Florida) 12 148 605 4.09 2 37 42 17 3
55 Ohio State 13 156 678 4.35 6 42 42 18 4
58 Buffalo 12 166 711 4.28 4 53 43 21 5
58 Colorado State 12 154 737 4.79 9 83 43 22 4
58 Arkansas 13 175 749 4.28 10 48 43 24 5
61 Florida 13 183 520 2.84 6 22 44 14 2
61 Tulsa 13 170 542 3.19 6 32 44 13 2
61 Utah State 13 158 548 3.47 10 31 44 17 1
61 North Carolina State 13 152 577 3.80 7 46 44 22 7
61 Iowa 13 187 589 3.15 6 23 44 18 1
61 Florida Atlantic 12 164 681 4.15 10 23 44 25 2
61 Miami (Ohio) 12 159 785 4.94 6 96 44 26 7
68 Mississippi State 13 188 583 3.10 8 34 45 18 5
68 Nebraska 13 172 584 3.40 5 25 45 14 1
68 Purdue 13 171 651 3.81 8 22 45 22 2
68 Arizona State 13 148 748 5.05 6 41 45 31 8
68 Northwestern 13 169 798 4.72 10 31 45 26 8
73 Wake Forest 13 159 718 4.52 7 43 48 22 9
73 Boston College 12 154 719 4.67 7 34 48 27 4
73 San Diego State 13 171 826 4.83 6 67 48 24 9
73 UCLA 14 177 864 4.88 6 73 48 23 7
73 Memphis 12 154 875 5.68 8 66 48 26 7
73 Washington 13 150 905 6.03 9 79 48 22 12
79 Louisiana Tech 13 163 522 3.20 2 28 49 16 2
79 Illinois 13 190 715 3.76 8 65 49 23 5
79 Colorado 13 142 822 5.79 12 84 49 28 10
82 Georgia Tech 13 163 703 4.31 6 44 50 28 4
82 Navy 12 155 721 4.65 13 34 50 26 7
82 Hawai'i 13 167 749 4.49 7 48 50 22 6
82 Akron 12 170 775 4.56 11 59 50 25 3
82 UTEP 12 147 799 5.44 6 71 50 19 7
82 San Jose State 12 171 898 5.25 9 78 50 24 7
88 Troy 12 182 788 4.33 9 57 51 22 4
88 Oregon State 12 171 823 4.81 9 60 51 22 5
88 Mississippi 12 157 910 5.80 12 77 51 27 12
91 Auburn 13 178 734 4.12 7 57 52 20 7
91 Clemson 14 194 799 4.12 11 46 52 20 3
91 Kentucky 12 185 812 4.39 5 84 52 23 4
91 Rice 12 162 832 5.14 9 52 52 27 7
91 Middle Tennessee 12 201 872 4.34 14 41 52 27 5
96 South Carolina 13 178 691 3.88 6 32 53 23 2
96 Maryland 12 179 803 4.49 6 41 53 23 8
96 Baylor 13 175 810 4.63 11 76 53 30 6
99 Tulane 13 162 1015 6.27 14 72 54 37 14
100 Kansas 12 157 732 4.66 8 38 55 19 9
100 Ball State 12 170 761 4.48 6 25 55 25 2
100 Oregon 14 189 772 4.08 4 42 55 24 3
100 Bowling Green 12 164 793 4.84 7 53 55 29 3
100 Oklahoma State 13 189 840 4.44 7 65 55 27 7
100 New Mexico State 13 176 847 4.81 8 56 55 31 7
100 Western Michigan 13 168 865 5.15 9 66 55 31 10
107 Houston 14 187 840 4.49 5 97 58 34 6
107 Air Force 13 188 1040 5.53 9 62 58 38 9
109 UNLV 12 166 883 5.32 12 46 59 28 10
109 Duke 12 159 920 5.79 8 40 59 33 9
109 Minnesota 12 165 950 5.76 9 58 59 36 9
112 East Carolina 12 164 821 5.01 12 77 62 25 3
112 Army 12 181 982 5.43 8 49 62 31 9
114 Northern Illinois 14 192 801 4.17 7 31 63 29 6
115 Iowa State 13 189 851 4.50 9 26 64 31 5
116 UAB 12 152 698 4.59 9 43 66 21 3
116 Wyoming 13 197 952 4.83 11 28 66 34 5
116 New Mexico 12 181 1020 5.64 16 53 66 29 9
119 Texas Tech 12 197 1113 5.65 13 54 68 30 7
120 Indiana 12 200 1164 5.82 11 81 73 37 11
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards