2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - From Opponent's 1 To 20 Yard Line through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Stanford 13 45 72 1.60 0 12 1 1 0
2 South Carolina 12 46 80 1.74 0 16 5 3 0
3 Louisiana-Monroe 11 32 57 1.78 0 19 2 1 0
4 Louisville 13 66 146 2.21 0 18 5 5 0
5 UCF 11 54 126 2.33 0 14 6 7 0
6 Arkansas State 13 68 169 2.49 0 43 7 8 1
7 Connecticut 12 64 163 2.55 0 22 7 6 1
8 Western Kentucky 12 56 149 2.66 0 58 4 2 1
9 SMU 12 58 167 2.88 0 29 5 6 1
10 Florida State 13 98 289 2.95 0 23 8 8 1
11 Georgia Tech 12 44 131 2.98 0 18 5 3 0
12 North Carolina 11 50 152 3.04 0 27 4 2 2
13 Texas A&M 13 61 186 3.05 0 15 7 6 0
14 Northern Illinois 12 51 157 3.08 0 25 6 7 1
15 LSU 14 85 266 3.13 0 17 8 11 0
16 Michigan State 14 91 288 3.16 0 21 8 8 1
17 Buffalo 12 66 210 3.18 0 25 9 7 2
18 North Texas 12 68 219 3.22 0 21 10 10 1
19 Alabama 12 61 199 3.26 1 82 4 4 2
20 Cincinnati 13 73 241 3.30 0 31 9 6 2
21 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 55 184 3.35 0 56 5 5 2
22 Nebraska 13 74 258 3.49 0 15 9 8 0
23 Purdue 13 97 340 3.51 0 19 15 12 0
24 Southern Mississippi 14 61 217 3.56 0 31 8 8 2
25 Utah State 13 65 232 3.57 0 21 9 7 1
26 Florida 12 69 247 3.58 0 22 8 11 2
26 Tulsa 12 69 247 3.58 0 35 8 7 1
28 Ohio 14 77 279 3.62 0 19 13 12 0
29 Georgia 13 81 296 3.65 0 17 11 13 0
30 Navy 11 44 163 3.70 0 46 4 4 1
31 California 13 59 222 3.76 0 39 8 6 2
31 Ohio State 13 95 357 3.76 0 25 12 8 2
33 Florida Atlantic 11 38 145 3.82 0 16 4 6 0
34 Utah 13 80 308 3.85 0 58 12 10 1
35 Miami (Florida) 12 55 214 3.89 0 26 5 7 2
36 Duke 11 65 254 3.91 0 26 10 3 1
37 Virginia Tech 14 73 286 3.92 0 37 11 10 2
38 Kent State 12 65 259 3.98 0 46 11 10 2
39 Boston College 12 67 268 4.00 0 25 11 7 2
40 Rutgers 13 62 250 4.03 1 80 8 7 3
41 Arizona State 12 58 236 4.07 0 39 8 6 5
42 East Carolina 11 53 220 4.15 0 31 7 4 2
42 Louisiana Tech 13 71 295 4.15 0 32 10 9 1
44 San Jose State 11 61 256 4.20 0 70 9 7 1
44 Wisconsin 14 80 336 4.20 1 91 9 6 3
46 Texas 12 53 223 4.21 0 26 10 8 1
46 Kansas State 13 58 244 4.21 0 23 10 8 1
48 Tennessee 12 40 169 4.23 0 24 7 6 2
49 Oregon 14 78 331 4.24 0 42 12 8 2
50 Iowa 13 55 234 4.25 0 17 10 9 0
51 South Florida 12 58 248 4.28 0 18 6 10 0
52 Arkansas 13 91 395 4.34 0 45 16 14 2
53 Eastern Michigan 12 60 262 4.37 0 52 7 8 3
54 Colorado State 12 64 281 4.39 1 83 10 8 1
55 Michigan 13 55 244 4.44 0 21 8 7 1
56 TCU 13 70 313 4.47 0 61 6 6 3
57 Boise State 13 110 493 4.48 2 81 11 9 5
58 San Diego State 13 101 454 4.50 0 67 16 12 5
59 Western Michigan 13 103 465 4.51 0 65 20 19 4
60 Tulane 12 42 191 4.55 0 39 6 5 3
60 Florida International 12 53 241 4.55 0 30 9 8 1
62 Rice 11 63 287 4.56 0 33 11 6 1
63 Syracuse 12 50 230 4.60 0 63 7 5 2
63 Oklahoma 13 97 446 4.60 0 31 14 15 3
65 Troy 12 83 387 4.66 0 22 17 13 1
66 Vanderbilt 13 72 337 4.68 0 22 14 12 1
66 Oklahoma State 13 93 435 4.68 1 80 15 13 2
68 Washington State 11 54 254 4.70 0 16 10 9 0
69 Miami (Ohio) 12 70 331 4.73 1 96 12 12 4
69 Penn State 12 77 364 4.73 0 28 13 11 1
71 Illinois 13 69 328 4.75 0 65 10 9 2
72 Kentucky 12 80 381 4.76 1 84 16 10 2
73 Missouri 12 45 217 4.82 1 80 6 4 1
74 Iowa State 13 91 443 4.87 0 26 19 17 2
75 Bowling Green 12 63 309 4.90 0 42 10 9 3
76 North Carolina State 12 44 219 4.98 0 34 8 8 2
77 Oregon State 11 79 401 5.08 0 56 13 9 3
78 Arizona 12 61 311 5.10 0 22 8 9 3
79 Wake Forest 13 57 293 5.14 0 35 12 11 2
80 Akron 12 56 289 5.16 0 58 8 6 3
81 New Mexico 11 60 310 5.17 0 23 12 12 4
82 Pittsburgh 13 58 304 5.24 0 53 8 6 2
82 Clemson 14 80 419 5.24 0 56 13 9 3
84 West Virginia 11 58 308 5.31 0 65 9 9 4
85 Hawai'i 13 65 347 5.34 1 80 12 9 3
86 Mississippi State 13 82 445 5.43 0 52 17 13 3
87 Middle Tennessee 11 69 378 5.48 1 80 11 11 4
88 Ball State 12 63 346 5.49 0 18 15 14 0
89 Toledo 12 40 222 5.55 1 87 5 4 1
90 Army 11 67 375 5.60 0 41 16 13 3
91 USC 12 62 348 5.61 0 25 16 15 2
92 Auburn 13 100 565 5.65 1 92 20 17 5
93 Maryland 11 65 369 5.68 0 39 13 12 4
94 Notre Dame 13 56 320 5.71 0 42 9 9 4
95 Memphis 12 48 280 5.83 0 40 9 10 4
96 UTEP 12 64 378 5.91 0 36 15 10 2
97 Texas Tech 12 64 389 6.08 0 34 15 11 3
98 UNLV 11 33 201 6.09 0 27 6 7 2
99 BYU 12 77 471 6.12 2 82 12 12 4
100 UCLA 14 67 419 6.25 0 43 16 13 5
101 Mississippi 11 78 499 6.40 0 74 15 12 5
102 Fresno State 12 56 359 6.41 0 57 9 8 5
103 Nevada 12 42 270 6.43 0 41 7 6 3
104 Temple 13 82 530 6.46 1 81 17 14 4
105 Marshall 12 49 318 6.49 0 82 11 11 3
105 Central Michigan 12 63 409 6.49 1 87 10 8 5
107 UAB 12 38 247 6.50 0 19 9 7 0
108 Air Force 12 59 392 6.64 0 78 12 14 2
109 Virginia 13 69 471 6.83 0 60 15 13 6
110 Northwestern 12 52 374 7.19 0 76 18 13 4
110 Wyoming 13 75 539 7.19 1 99 15 14 4
112 Indiana 12 55 401 7.29 1 81 10 8 6
113 Houston 14 85 631 7.42 1 97 20 18 6
114 Washington 10 33 248 7.52 1 89 8 4 3
115 Minnesota 12 48 381 7.94 1 82 13 13 3
116 Idaho 9 40 319 7.98 1 80 11 8 3
117 New Mexico State 12 46 369 8.02 1 85 11 9 3
118 Colorado 12 46 387 8.41 1 84 15 13 4
119 Kansas 10 39 349 8.95 1 95 13 10 2
120 Baylor 11 58 534 9.21 1 81 13 13 6
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards