2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - When Winning By 15+ Pts through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Rice 1 11 -6 -0.55 0 6 1 0 0
2 Connecticut 2 33 -9 -0.27 1 14 4 2 0
3 Duke 1 9 10 1.11 1 9 3 0 0
4 Army 2 49 70 1.43 0 14 6 5 0
5 Colorado 1 6 10 1.67 1 20 1 1 1
6 South Florida 5 76 129 1.70 2 20 10 6 1
7 Illinois 3 47 81 1.72 2 12 6 2 0
8 Marshall 1 28 50 1.79 2 25 4 2 1
9 UNLV 1 12 22 1.83 1 17 2 2 0
10 SMU 6 97 181 1.87 1 63 14 7 2
11 Washington 5 43 81 1.88 4 38 7 4 1
12 Tulane 2 23 44 1.91 1 14 4 1 0
13 Florida 6 102 196 1.92 0 31 18 8 2
14 Virginia 4 24 47 1.96 1 11 4 3 0
14 UCF 5 77 151 1.96 1 11 8 3 0
16 Penn State 2 44 87 1.98 0 8 4 0 0
17 Washington State 2 48 96 2.00 2 14 6 4 0
17 Texas A&M 9 127 254 2.00 5 16 24 9 0
19 Florida State 8 134 276 2.06 3 28 19 7 2
20 Arizona 3 34 71 2.09 2 20 3 3 1
21 Cincinnati 6 111 236 2.13 1 25 20 10 2
22 South Carolina 6 53 115 2.17 1 16 13 3 0
23 Idaho 1 5 11 2.20 0 5 1 0 0
24 Ohio 6 80 181 2.26 1 17 13 6 0
25 Michigan State 5 74 171 2.31 1 16 8 6 0
26 Louisiana-Monroe 4 75 176 2.35 0 19 14 4 0
27 California 4 67 159 2.37 2 17 12 5 0
28 Texas 5 85 203 2.39 3 27 15 10 2
29 Fresno State 3 19 50 2.63 2 20 3 1 1
29 San Diego State 4 30 79 2.63 1 12 6 4 0
31 Bowling Green 3 51 140 2.75 1 19 10 6 0
32 Missouri 3 63 175 2.78 1 41 10 6 1
32 West Virginia 5 72 200 2.78 3 28 15 6 2
34 North Carolina 5 68 191 2.81 2 17 14 4 0
34 Oklahoma 9 159 447 2.81 3 48 31 18 1
36 UCLA 3 31 88 2.84 0 16 5 3 0
37 Virginia Tech 7 102 292 2.86 1 21 22 14 1
38 Utah 5 71 207 2.92 1 29 14 8 2
39 Miami (Ohio) 2 44 129 2.93 0 18 6 5 0
40 Buffalo 2 31 91 2.94 0 18 8 5 0
41 East Carolina 3 9 27 3.00 1 32 1 1 1
42 LSU 11 163 491 3.01 2 47 30 19 3
43 Utah State 2 26 79 3.04 0 18 6 2 0
43 Arizona State 5 55 167 3.04 2 48 9 8 2
43 Alabama 12 167 507 3.04 2 82 30 14 3
46 Eastern Michigan 3 31 96 3.10 1 16 7 4 0
46 Oregon 10 203 629 3.10 6 36 43 19 3
48 TCU 8 159 495 3.11 3 44 24 10 5
49 Stanford 10 118 368 3.12 4 27 23 17 3
50 Rutgers 5 39 122 3.13 1 64 7 6 2
50 Kansas State 3 54 169 3.13 2 18 11 6 0
52 Georgia 7 109 352 3.23 3 17 22 8 0
53 Iowa State 1 19 62 3.26 1 12 4 2 0
54 Maryland 3 22 72 3.27 0 21 6 2 1
55 Hawai'i 5 50 164 3.28 5 48 10 7 2
56 Florida International 5 92 303 3.29 3 25 20 12 2
57 Clemson 5 60 199 3.32 3 20 11 3 1
58 Auburn 4 32 107 3.34 1 16 8 5 0
59 Arkansas State 8 100 335 3.35 3 39 21 13 4
60 Syracuse 2 10 34 3.40 1 12 3 1 0
61 Michigan 8 95 325 3.42 3 41 18 12 3
62 Tennessee 4 66 228 3.45 1 27 14 10 1
63 Wisconsin 9 206 715 3.47 3 67 37 22 3
64 Kent State 2 27 94 3.48 2 18 7 3 0
65 Wake Forest 7 44 154 3.50 1 26 9 6 1
65 Louisiana Tech 7 70 245 3.50 1 28 18 4 1
67 Pittsburgh 5 33 116 3.52 2 26 9 5 2
68 Mississippi State 5 124 441 3.56 3 21 27 14 1
69 Middle Tennessee 1 21 75 3.57 1 48 3 3 1
70 Ohio State 4 42 151 3.60 1 27 10 7 1
71 Nebraska 7 79 286 3.62 5 30 16 10 3
72 Southern Mississippi 7 116 421 3.63 5 46 23 13 5
73 Tulsa 7 129 471 3.65 6 69 29 15 4
74 Central Michigan 4 51 187 3.67 3 39 12 7 2
75 Temple 8 172 633 3.68 3 33 43 16 5
75 Houston 11 213 784 3.68 6 97 44 26 4
77 Northern Illinois 7 156 579 3.71 5 27 38 22 7
78 BYU 6 68 254 3.74 3 82 13 7 2
79 Louisville 2 34 128 3.76 1 22 9 3 1
80 Vanderbilt 5 80 302 3.78 1 57 16 11 1
81 Arkansas 8 104 395 3.80 1 45 21 11 2
82 Oregon State 3 17 65 3.82 2 15 5 3 0
83 Purdue 5 84 324 3.86 4 41 17 9 1
84 Texas Tech 4 71 275 3.87 1 16 19 5 0
85 Iowa 6 97 378 3.90 5 34 27 9 1
86 USC 8 98 390 3.98 6 35 20 13 3
87 Boise State 11 177 722 4.08 4 81 37 18 6
88 Toledo 6 101 436 4.32 5 87 21 13 3
89 Miami (Florida) 4 83 362 4.36 2 37 21 9 2
89 Oklahoma State 9 242 1055 4.36 13 80 64 30 8
91 Louisiana-Lafayette 4 37 163 4.41 2 37 8 4 1
92 Western Michigan 5 88 392 4.45 3 32 22 16 5
93 San Jose State 2 13 58 4.46 1 22 3 1 1
94 Minnesota 1 20 90 4.50 1 12 6 3 0
95 Nevada 4 67 302 4.51 1 28 17 9 1
96 Notre Dame 6 141 640 4.54 6 30 33 19 3
97 Memphis 4 29 132 4.55 0 20 8 2 1
98 Baylor 7 79 360 4.56 3 76 15 9 4
99 North Texas 4 67 308 4.60 1 28 21 16 4
100 Navy 3 64 296 4.63 5 21 20 14 3
101 North Carolina State 6 40 187 4.68 3 77 8 8 3
102 New Mexico State 1 28 135 4.82 3 17 7 6 0
103 Boston College 2 47 227 4.83 2 30 11 9 4
104 Akron 1 18 88 4.89 1 20 6 2 1
105 Air Force 6 180 882 4.90 7 62 50 26 4
106 Georgia Tech 6 116 569 4.91 6 77 31 18 3
107 Wyoming 4 43 212 4.93 2 99 8 6 1
108 Indiana 1 26 132 5.08 1 21 8 4 1
109 Western Kentucky 3 4 22 5.50 0 12 2 2 0
110 UTEP 2 19 105 5.53 1 24 6 5 2
111 Kansas 3 35 207 5.91 3 49 11 7 3
112 Troy 1 12 74 6.17 1 22 5 3 1
113 Kentucky 1 17 116 6.82 0 20 6 4 1
114 Mississippi 2 39 268 6.87 2 74 11 6 3
115 Northwestern 5 67 463 6.91 6 76 23 15 4
116 Ball State 2 43 369 8.58 4 49 17 13 4
117 Colorado State 1 13 119 9.15 1 66 3 4 2
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards