2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games Won Only through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Louisiana-Monroe 4 120 213 1.78 1 30.00 53.25
2 UCF 5 131 248 1.89 1 26.20 49.60
3 Washington 7 170 347 2.04 6 24.29 49.57
4 SMU 8 234 479 2.05 3 29.25 59.88
5 Illinois 7 234 496 2.12 4 33.43 70.86
6 Idaho 2 45 97 2.16 2 22.50 48.50
7 Texas A&M 7 257 558 2.17 9 36.71 79.71
8 Florida State 9 302 659 2.18 4 33.56 73.22
9 Alabama 12 345 790 2.29 3 28.75 65.83
10 Texas 8 241 582 2.41 4 30.13 72.75
11 Arizona 4 106 258 2.43 5 26.50 64.50
12 Georgia 10 298 755 2.53 6 29.80 75.50
13 Cincinnati 10 345 878 2.54 5 34.50 87.80
14 Connecticut 5 157 402 2.56 3 31.40 80.40
15 LSU 13 425 1111 2.61 6 32.69 85.46
15 Michigan State 11 375 977 2.61 4 34.09 88.82
17 California 7 197 522 2.65 5 28.14 74.57
18 Colorado 3 81 216 2.67 4 27.00 72.00
19 Louisville 7 223 616 2.76 6 31.86 88.00
20 North Carolina 7 204 570 2.79 4 29.14 81.43
20 South Florida 5 156 436 2.79 3 31.20 87.20
22 Washington State 4 122 342 2.80 4 30.50 85.50
22 Ohio State 6 186 521 2.80 3 31.00 86.83
24 Stanford 11 303 852 2.81 11 27.55 77.45
25 Tulane 2 61 172 2.82 4 30.50 86.00
26 Florida International 8 281 796 2.83 8 35.13 99.50
27 Missouri 8 266 759 2.85 5 33.25 94.88
28 Marshall 7 225 658 2.92 6 32.14 94.00
29 Arkansas State 10 323 950 2.94 7 32.30 95.00
30 Florida 7 225 676 3.00 3 32.14 96.57
31 Eastern Michigan 6 188 566 3.01 4 31.33 94.33
32 Virginia Tech 11 342 1065 3.11 11 31.09 96.82
32 Penn State 9 327 1017 3.11 5 36.33 113.00
34 Kent State 5 152 476 3.13 3 30.40 95.20
34 Syracuse 5 165 516 3.13 6 33.00 103.20
36 Tulsa 8 297 941 3.17 9 37.13 117.63
37 Utah 8 262 841 3.21 2 32.75 105.13
38 Western Kentucky 7 181 584 3.23 7 25.86 83.43
38 Hawai'i 6 189 611 3.23 8 31.50 101.83
40 BYU 10 281 913 3.25 8 28.10 91.30
41 Louisiana Tech 8 292 954 3.27 4 36.50 119.25
42 Southern Mississippi 12 417 1368 3.28 13 34.75 114.00
43 Mississippi State 7 287 958 3.34 6 41.00 136.86
44 Army 3 92 309 3.36 1 30.67 103.00
44 Vanderbilt 6 210 705 3.36 3 35.00 117.50
44 Louisiana-Lafayette 9 318 1070 3.36 14 35.33 118.89
47 Rutgers 9 329 1108 3.37 6 36.56 123.11
48 Oklahoma 10 362 1222 3.38 8 36.20 122.20
49 TCU 11 397 1347 3.39 6 36.09 122.45
50 UTEP 5 173 589 3.40 5 34.60 117.80
51 Iowa 7 273 934 3.42 7 39.00 133.43
52 Oregon State 3 86 296 3.44 4 28.67 98.67
52 Pittsburgh 6 208 715 3.44 7 34.67 119.17
54 USC 10 285 982 3.45 10 28.50 98.20
54 North Carolina State 8 253 874 3.45 7 31.63 109.25
54 Central Michigan 3 120 414 3.45 3 40.00 138.00
57 Temple 9 291 1008 3.46 4 32.33 112.00
57 Miami (Ohio) 4 170 589 3.46 4 42.50 147.25
59 Memphis 2 59 205 3.47 1 29.50 102.50
60 Purdue 7 244 854 3.50 9 34.86 122.00
61 Duke 3 88 312 3.55 2 29.33 104.00
62 Bowling Green 5 184 657 3.57 6 36.80 131.40
63 South Carolina 11 387 1386 3.58 9 35.18 126.00
64 Toledo 9 289 1049 3.63 12 32.11 116.56
65 Oregon 12 462 1685 3.65 10 38.50 140.42
66 North Texas 5 168 617 3.67 4 33.60 123.40
67 Boise State 12 379 1397 3.69 9 31.58 116.42
68 East Carolina 5 190 706 3.72 6 38.00 141.20
68 Northern Illinois 11 443 1648 3.72 14 40.27 149.82
70 Virginia 8 257 960 3.74 6 32.13 120.00
70 Utah State 7 239 893 3.74 12 34.14 127.57
70 Kansas State 10 357 1335 3.74 13 35.70 133.50
73 Notre Dame 8 295 1110 3.76 7 36.88 138.75
74 Kentucky 5 173 653 3.77 0 34.60 130.60
75 Kansas 2 63 242 3.84 5 31.50 121.00
75 Iowa State 6 210 807 3.84 6 35.00 134.50
77 Michigan 11 355 1368 3.85 11 32.27 124.36
77 Wisconsin 11 368 1415 3.85 10 33.45 128.64
79 Troy 3 119 461 3.87 2 39.67 153.67
80 Rice 4 123 477 3.88 3 30.75 119.25
81 West Virginia 10 357 1395 3.91 13 35.70 139.50
82 Middle Tennessee 2 78 306 3.92 4 39.00 153.00
83 Miami (Florida) 6 236 932 3.95 4 39.33 155.33
84 Nevada 7 209 829 3.97 8 29.86 118.43
85 Akron 1 25 100 4.00 1 25.00 100.00
86 Maryland 2 83 333 4.01 3 41.50 166.50
87 Ohio 10 333 1337 4.02 7 33.30 133.70
88 Wake Forest 6 190 766 4.03 4 31.67 127.67
88 San Diego State 8 319 1284 4.03 13 39.88 160.50
90 Arkansas 11 420 1696 4.04 17 38.18 154.18
91 Arizona State 6 172 696 4.05 6 28.67 116.00
92 UNLV 2 63 256 4.06 3 31.50 128.00
93 Nebraska 9 310 1263 4.07 9 34.44 140.33
94 Houston 13 537 2195 4.09 17 41.31 168.85
95 Auburn 8 323 1355 4.20 11 40.38 169.38
96 Indiana 1 38 161 4.24 1 38.00 161.00
97 Buffalo 3 114 486 4.26 3 38.00 162.00
98 Western Michigan 7 231 987 4.27 6 33.00 141.00
99 Clemson 10 361 1556 4.31 12 36.10 155.60
100 Tennessee 5 141 612 4.34 4 28.20 122.40
101 Oklahoma State 12 507 2212 4.36 22 42.25 184.33
101 Wyoming 8 352 1535 4.36 12 44.00 191.88
103 New Mexico State 4 128 562 4.39 8 32.00 140.50
104 UCLA 6 197 866 4.40 6 32.83 144.33
105 Georgia Tech 8 264 1164 4.41 12 33.00 145.50
106 Minnesota 3 95 431 4.54 4 31.67 143.67
107 Boston College 4 106 484 4.57 4 26.50 121.00
108 Fresno State 4 123 572 4.65 7 30.75 143.00
108 Colorado State 3 120 558 4.65 6 40.00 186.00
108 Air Force 7 367 1708 4.65 11 52.43 244.00
111 Baylor 10 374 1763 4.71 20 37.40 176.30
112 Florida Atlantic 1 40 192 4.80 3 40.00 192.00
113 Northwestern 6 221 1065 4.82 11 36.83 177.50
114 Navy 5 182 897 4.93 8 36.40 179.40
115 Texas Tech 5 209 1040 4.98 6 41.80 208.00
116 Ball State 6 250 1250 5.00 6 41.67 208.33
117 San Jose State 5 163 825 5.06 10 32.60 165.00
118 Mississippi 2 74 386 5.22 4 37.00 193.00
119 New Mexico 1 46 268 5.83 2 46.00 268.00
120 UAB 3 92 564 6.13 7 30.67 188.00