2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - When Losing By 1-7 Pts through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Virginia Tech 9 57 62 1.09 0 32 7 3 1
2 Boise State 3 14 18 1.29 0 10 2 1 0
3 Alabama 2 4 6 1.50 0 3 0 0 0
4 Texas A&M 6 57 86 1.51 1 13 14 5 0
5 Arkansas State 7 42 64 1.52 1 13 3 1 0
6 Georgia 4 28 47 1.68 2 16 4 2 0
7 Virginia 9 80 181 2.26 1 16 11 4 0
8 Southern Mississippi 7 33 76 2.30 0 13 5 2 0
9 Temple 4 39 91 2.33 1 32 6 4 2
10 East Carolina 7 54 129 2.39 1 13 8 2 0
11 Pittsburgh 7 71 174 2.45 1 15 9 4 0
12 BYU 8 77 193 2.51 2 53 8 7 2
13 Utah State 9 62 157 2.53 4 35 11 3 1
14 Toledo 4 32 83 2.59 0 14 5 1 0
14 Florida State 5 88 228 2.59 2 42 12 4 1
16 Louisville 9 108 302 2.80 2 21 17 11 2
17 Florida International 8 89 257 2.89 2 30 16 12 1
18 TCU 7 49 144 2.94 2 14 6 3 0
19 Marshall 12 107 316 2.95 3 27 20 17 4
20 South Carolina 9 95 283 2.98 1 18 18 11 0
21 Oregon 5 48 144 3.00 1 17 9 4 0
22 Vanderbilt 8 80 241 3.01 3 52 12 5 2
23 LSU 4 28 86 3.07 0 20 6 3 1
24 Cincinnati 8 65 202 3.11 1 36 14 7 3
25 Louisiana-Lafayette 9 109 345 3.17 8 37 20 9 2
26 Michigan State 6 89 284 3.19 4 39 13 9 2
27 Georgia Tech 8 64 207 3.23 1 23 12 7 2
28 Northern Illinois 7 65 213 3.28 2 25 13 9 1
29 Louisiana-Monroe 9 43 142 3.30 0 26 11 6 2
30 Western Kentucky 8 63 211 3.35 2 58 10 9 4
30 West Virginia 9 102 342 3.35 5 22 20 11 1
32 Louisiana Tech 9 119 404 3.39 0 23 21 13 3
33 San Diego State 8 77 262 3.40 5 53 15 12 4
34 Florida 7 79 271 3.43 5 17 15 9 0
34 Ohio State 10 154 528 3.43 4 42 28 16 4
36 Connecticut 8 70 242 3.46 3 40 10 8 4
37 USC 2 29 101 3.48 1 12 6 2 0
38 South Florida 5 46 161 3.50 1 20 11 7 1
38 North Texas 7 54 189 3.50 2 20 8 5 1
40 Oklahoma 5 35 124 3.54 1 24 10 6 1
41 Boston College 9 105 375 3.57 4 25 20 11 1
42 Tulsa 8 33 118 3.58 1 14 6 4 0
43 Kent State 8 111 401 3.61 3 46 21 10 4
44 Illinois 9 88 323 3.67 4 25 18 12 3
45 Middle Tennessee 10 73 271 3.71 6 30 13 8 2
45 Syracuse 8 98 364 3.71 5 63 22 12 3
47 Rutgers 10 138 514 3.72 5 60 25 14 4
48 North Carolina State 8 91 344 3.78 5 41 15 9 4
49 Minnesota 10 81 308 3.80 5 27 20 11 1
50 Notre Dame 6 48 183 3.81 0 15 13 5 0
51 Penn State 7 76 292 3.84 3 22 13 9 2
52 Missouri 9 115 444 3.86 7 38 33 17 2
52 Iowa State 12 120 463 3.86 5 43 27 16 3
54 Nevada 7 55 218 3.96 0 62 13 6 1
55 Miami (Florida) 7 91 362 3.98 0 47 19 16 2
56 Kansas State 8 60 243 4.05 2 63 14 4 2
57 Iowa 7 93 379 4.08 1 24 25 10 2
58 Arizona State 9 107 443 4.14 5 36 22 12 6
59 Bowling Green 11 87 361 4.15 2 34 16 12 3
60 North Carolina 5 64 266 4.16 4 27 19 9 4
60 Purdue 9 120 499 4.16 4 25 30 16 2
62 Tennessee 5 86 360 4.19 3 26 18 9 3
63 Navy 7 81 340 4.20 6 25 19 10 3
64 Wake Forest 8 81 343 4.23 4 72 20 9 3
65 Kentucky 10 127 538 4.24 2 33 36 14 4
66 Utah 9 74 320 4.32 2 49 16 9 4
66 Nebraska 5 77 333 4.32 4 63 17 10 2
68 Northwestern 9 57 250 4.39 2 40 13 6 2
69 UAB 12 101 445 4.41 4 21 27 14 4
70 Texas 8 77 340 4.42 6 74 16 12 4
71 Wisconsin 6 84 376 4.48 4 44 16 10 3
72 SMU 5 80 360 4.50 6 36 21 6 2
73 Colorado 10 64 293 4.58 5 57 14 11 4
73 Indiana 11 105 481 4.58 5 47 28 17 3
73 Duke 11 132 605 4.58 6 48 27 18 6
76 Akron 10 105 482 4.59 6 56 23 12 4
77 Michigan 6 58 267 4.60 1 32 11 12 4
78 Mississippi State 7 64 295 4.61 1 52 14 8 1
79 UCF 7 92 428 4.65 1 23 26 18 2
80 Tulane 11 93 433 4.66 8 52 23 19 6
81 Baylor 8 50 235 4.70 2 56 13 7 1
82 Buffalo 9 89 425 4.78 6 28 23 15 3
83 Maryland 11 98 472 4.82 6 44 26 16 7
84 Ball State 11 68 329 4.84 4 26 19 9 3
85 Eastern Michigan 8 60 293 4.88 2 68 12 10 3
85 Troy 10 94 459 4.88 5 75 14 11 6
87 Florida Atlantic 12 115 563 4.90 6 67 30 19 4
87 Fresno State 11 125 613 4.90 5 59 28 18 6
89 Auburn 8 75 371 4.95 3 92 18 10 3
89 Washington State 10 108 535 4.95 6 59 20 12 5
91 Army 9 89 443 4.98 5 57 24 13 3
92 California 9 77 389 5.05 5 68 21 13 6
93 Miami (Ohio) 10 132 674 5.11 6 96 31 21 9
94 Clemson 9 94 488 5.19 4 46 23 11 6
95 Western Michigan 7 92 478 5.20 3 59 21 19 5
96 Colorado State 11 168 896 5.33 9 83 40 21 9
97 UTEP 10 137 738 5.39 6 71 32 19 7
98 Rice 10 79 427 5.41 4 52 18 13 4
99 Ohio 6 83 456 5.49 2 63 15 12 5
100 Houston 6 84 464 5.52 3 50 26 20 4
101 Memphis 11 58 321 5.53 3 48 15 10 3
102 Arizona 10 78 433 5.55 6 49 20 14 4
103 Oregon State 9 121 679 5.61 5 39 31 19 5
104 Central Michigan 8 125 719 5.75 4 64 31 19 8
105 Air Force 8 64 370 5.78 5 41 20 14 5
105 Mississippi 10 80 462 5.78 4 48 19 14 4
107 Idaho 12 76 440 5.79 4 80 19 13 4
108 UCLA 11 111 650 5.86 8 73 31 17 6
109 Wyoming 9 86 515 5.99 4 74 20 12 3
109 New Mexico 10 93 557 5.99 8 53 28 20 7
111 Hawai'i 8 112 674 6.02 2 80 34 21 3
112 Kansas 9 66 398 6.03 4 63 18 10 4
113 UNLV 11 103 624 6.06 6 67 31 23 7
114 Oklahoma State 3 31 189 6.10 1 34 7 7 2
114 Texas Tech 10 136 829 6.10 12 56 40 25 8
116 San Jose State 8 85 522 6.14 4 70 23 17 6
117 Arkansas 5 57 369 6.47 6 62 16 10 5
118 New Mexico State 10 80 526 6.58 5 85 22 18 5
119 Washington 7 74 533 7.20 8 70 23 14 7
120 Stanford 3 23 168 7.30 2 58 8 4 2
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards