2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - From Opponent's 21 To 39 Yard Line through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Louisiana-Monroe 12 97 281 2.90 0 42 11 9 2
2 USC 12 91 280 3.08 1 70 18 11 3
3 Texas 13 120 381 3.18 2 74 19 12 3
3 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 117 423 3.62 1 62 19 9 4
3 Hawai'i 13 109 438 4.02 0 56 19 11 3
3 Stanford 13 105 503 4.79 2 61 19 16 6
7 Utah 13 139 464 3.34 0 49 20 15 3
8 Michigan State 14 165 322 1.95 0 16 21 11 0
8 BYU 13 106 350 3.30 1 62 21 12 4
8 Kent State 12 97 418 4.31 1 69 21 10 3
8 Arizona 12 86 461 5.36 0 49 21 16 6
8 Iowa 13 137 486 3.55 0 34 21 12 2
8 Marshall 13 113 551 4.88 0 58 21 13 6
8 Akron 12 87 566 6.51 0 58 21 15 8
15 South Florida 12 121 321 2.65 0 20 22 12 2
15 Alabama 13 141 379 2.69 0 37 22 9 3
17 Connecticut 12 119 382 3.21 0 48 23 15 3
17 North Carolina 13 117 398 3.40 0 36 23 11 3
17 Pittsburgh 13 127 445 3.50 1 79 23 14 3
17 Western Kentucky 12 108 486 4.50 1 79 23 13 8
17 Boston College 12 96 488 5.08 1 79 23 15 5
17 Ohio State 13 123 522 4.24 0 54 23 12 4
17 Eastern Michigan 12 125 582 4.66 2 68 23 19 5
24 Arkansas State 13 126 344 2.73 0 39 24 11 3
24 Penn State 13 150 434 2.89 0 39 24 12 3
24 Idaho 12 118 482 4.08 0 52 24 14 3
24 West Virginia 13 127 511 4.02 1 68 24 14 7
24 North Carolina State 13 121 513 4.24 1 77 24 20 6
24 TCU 13 155 530 3.42 0 34 24 15 5
30 UCF 11 112 383 3.42 0 28 25 12 3
30 Illinois 13 147 501 3.41 0 35 25 12 4
30 Rutgers 13 131 503 3.84 0 64 25 18 5
30 Washington State 12 125 531 4.25 0 52 25 16 4
30 Buffalo 12 126 688 5.46 1 75 25 18 5
35 Texas A&M 13 142 199 1.40 0 43 26 11 1
35 Utah State 13 127 340 2.68 0 31 26 10 3
35 Syracuse 12 107 389 3.64 1 61 26 12 1
35 Toledo 13 123 582 4.73 0 60 26 17 3
35 Fresno State 13 117 696 5.95 2 70 26 19 8
40 Virginia Tech 14 126 386 3.06 0 47 27 13 3
40 Florida State 13 145 419 2.89 0 57 27 11 2
40 Central Michigan 12 119 501 4.21 0 35 27 15 3
40 Miami (Ohio) 12 100 512 5.12 0 67 27 18 5
40 Virginia 13 122 542 4.44 0 53 27 19 6
40 East Carolina 12 98 627 6.40 1 77 27 15 6
40 Wyoming 13 115 656 5.70 0 35 27 23 9
40 North Texas 12 111 659 5.94 2 71 27 20 6
40 New Mexico 12 113 707 6.26 2 69 27 16 8
49 Florida 13 134 483 3.60 1 77 28 16 2
49 Michigan 13 108 486 4.50 0 38 28 20 7
49 UNLV 12 106 552 5.21 1 67 28 18 6
52 Southern Mississippi 14 134 458 3.42 0 43 29 19 3
52 Tulsa 13 120 517 4.31 1 69 29 12 3
52 Arizona State 13 120 531 4.43 0 41 29 16 3
52 Duke 12 101 535 5.30 0 32 29 23 4
52 Georgia 14 137 552 4.03 1 68 29 21 5
52 California 13 128 556 4.34 1 68 29 19 9
52 Kansas State 13 121 609 5.03 1 63 29 12 6
52 Northwestern 13 120 634 5.28 0 69 29 16 5
52 Memphis 12 110 651 5.92 1 66 29 24 6
61 Minnesota 12 92 597 6.49 0 58 30 23 6
61 Colorado 13 102 635 6.23 0 43 30 22 7
61 Tennessee 12 125 708 5.66 3 71 30 19 8
61 Mississippi 12 112 791 7.06 3 77 30 22 10
65 SMU 13 135 415 3.07 0 63 31 11 3
65 Temple 13 130 421 3.24 0 26 31 10 2
65 Florida Atlantic 12 102 502 4.92 1 67 31 19 3
65 Navy 12 98 565 5.77 0 34 31 21 3
65 Arkansas 13 151 613 4.06 1 62 31 13 5
65 Tulane 13 117 670 5.73 2 72 31 19 9
65 Bowling Green 12 124 733 5.91 1 61 31 24 7
72 Louisville 13 109 412 3.78 0 29 32 15 4
72 Boise State 13 132 442 3.35 0 40 32 17 5
72 South Carolina 13 136 500 3.68 0 30 32 18 2
72 LSU 14 161 536 3.33 0 47 32 19 3
72 Notre Dame 13 133 551 4.14 0 27 32 19 1
72 Florida International 13 134 620 4.63 0 34 32 23 5
72 Washington 13 126 739 5.87 2 79 32 20 10
79 Missouri 13 150 501 3.34 0 41 33 13 3
79 Oregon State 12 115 549 4.77 0 60 33 16 5
79 Nevada 13 138 665 4.82 1 65 33 17 6
79 Colorado State 12 134 848 6.33 2 66 33 23 9
83 Cincinnati 13 152 495 3.26 0 35 34 20 7
83 San Diego State 13 158 519 3.28 1 63 34 12 4
85 Mississippi State 13 139 500 3.60 0 23 35 16 2
85 Kentucky 12 128 655 5.12 1 61 35 19 7
85 Troy 12 136 696 5.12 1 75 35 16 7
85 Oregon 14 167 728 4.36 0 51 35 20 6
85 Ohio 14 148 777 5.25 1 63 35 23 9
85 Wisconsin 14 144 793 5.51 2 67 35 23 6
91 Oklahoma 13 162 473 2.92 0 22 36 22 2
91 Vanderbilt 13 142 606 4.27 1 69 36 23 2
91 Air Force 13 152 731 4.81 1 62 36 19 5
94 Iowa State 13 119 584 4.91 0 43 37 24 3
94 Purdue 13 150 658 4.39 0 44 37 26 4
94 Wake Forest 13 136 720 5.29 1 72 37 19 8
94 Georgia Tech 13 133 731 5.50 1 77 37 27 7
94 San Jose State 12 129 877 6.80 2 78 37 23 8
99 Nebraska 13 154 590 3.83 1 63 38 21 1
99 Baylor 13 122 733 6.01 2 76 38 23 7
99 Middle Tennessee 12 150 734 4.89 0 33 38 18 8
102 Auburn 13 146 601 4.12 0 57 39 17 2
102 Rice 12 123 620 5.04 0 43 39 22 5
102 Miami (Florida) 12 120 733 6.11 0 47 39 31 5
102 UTEP 12 126 768 6.10 4 71 39 21 8
102 UCLA 14 133 798 6.00 2 73 39 26 7
107 Maryland 12 135 648 4.80 0 55 40 24 6
107 Northern Illinois 14 150 672 4.48 0 68 40 23 7
107 New Mexico State 13 117 790 6.75 1 66 40 23 8
107 Ball State 12 143 848 5.93 1 74 40 25 6
111 UAB 12 126 711 5.64 0 43 41 19 5
111 Indiana 12 127 773 6.09 0 41 41 26 7
111 Houston 14 171 803 4.70 1 68 41 26 3
114 Army 12 126 689 5.47 0 67 42 19 5
115 Oklahoma State 13 166 787 4.74 1 65 43 20 6
115 Texas Tech 12 149 874 5.87 1 71 43 25 6
115 Western Michigan 13 122 1040 8.52 1 66 43 30 14
118 Louisiana Tech 13 164 641 3.91 0 23 45 21 2
118 Clemson 14 179 906 5.06 0 56 45 27 7
120 Kansas 12 121 865 7.15 1 63 46 28 10
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards