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

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Cincinnati 3 107 153 1.43 1 35.67 51.00
2 Alabama 4 111 176 1.59 1 27.75 44.00
3 Georgia 4 115 215 1.87 3 28.75 53.75
4 Florida State 4 130 286 2.20 2 32.50 71.50
5 Pittsburgh 3 131 335 2.56 1 43.67 111.67
6 Louisiana-Monroe 4 126 325 2.58 5 31.50 81.25
7 BYU 4 107 285 2.66 6 26.75 71.25
8 Kent State 4 146 391 2.68 2 36.50 97.75
9 Utah 5 179 490 2.74 3 35.80 98.00
10 Syracuse 4 122 336 2.75 4 30.50 84.00
10 Tulsa 4 145 399 2.75 3 36.25 99.75
12 Louisiana Tech 4 112 309 2.76 3 28.00 77.25
13 North Carolina 5 148 415 2.80 4 29.60 83.00
14 Toledo 4 132 371 2.81 3 33.00 92.75
15 TCU 4 141 405 2.87 1 35.25 101.25
16 South Florida 2 82 236 2.88 2 41.00 118.00
17 Oklahoma 5 204 601 2.95 5 40.80 120.20
18 LSU 4 134 400 2.99 2 33.50 100.00
19 Michigan State 4 174 527 3.03 5 43.50 131.75
20 Connecticut 4 115 354 3.08 4 28.75 88.50
20 Illinois 5 227 700 3.08 5 45.40 140.00
22 Northern Illinois 4 139 436 3.14 3 34.75 109.00
23 Arkansas State 4 136 429 3.15 2 34.00 107.25
24 Mississippi State 4 166 528 3.18 3 41.50 132.00
25 Western Kentucky 5 145 462 3.19 6 29.00 92.40
26 USC 4 121 391 3.23 8 30.25 97.75
26 South Carolina 4 152 491 3.23 1 38.00 122.75
28 Ohio 4 150 493 3.29 6 37.50 123.25
29 Louisville 5 167 556 3.33 4 33.40 111.20
30 Penn State 5 181 604 3.34 3 36.20 120.80
31 Temple 4 126 423 3.36 3 31.50 105.75
31 Utah State 3 104 349 3.36 6 34.67 116.33
33 Hawai'i 4 136 463 3.40 5 34.00 115.75
34 Ohio State 4 146 508 3.48 3 36.50 127.00
35 West Virginia 4 151 528 3.50 4 37.75 132.00
36 UCF 4 94 332 3.53 3 23.50 83.00
36 Florida Atlantic 4 184 650 3.53 9 46.00 162.50
38 Arizona 4 128 458 3.58 8 32.00 114.50
39 Kansas State 5 156 560 3.59 9 31.20 112.00
40 Boise State 4 153 551 3.60 3 38.25 137.75
41 Texas A&M 5 183 662 3.62 9 36.60 132.40
42 Idaho 4 151 558 3.70 3 37.75 139.50
43 Virginia Tech 5 161 605 3.76 5 32.20 121.00
44 SMU 4 165 624 3.78 6 41.25 156.00
45 Oregon 4 140 536 3.83 2 35.00 134.00
45 Virginia 4 150 574 3.83 2 37.50 143.50
47 Florida International 4 123 476 3.87 9 30.75 119.00
48 Louisiana-Lafayette 5 173 680 3.93 9 34.60 136.00
49 Vanderbilt 4 154 612 3.97 4 38.50 153.00
50 Texas 4 104 415 3.99 5 26.00 103.75
51 Nevada 5 172 694 4.03 7 34.40 138.80
51 Marshall 5 175 706 4.03 6 35.00 141.20
53 Miami (Florida) 5 216 873 4.04 5 43.20 174.60
54 Miami (Ohio) 5 220 894 4.06 10 44.00 178.80
54 Oklahoma State 4 199 808 4.06 8 49.75 202.00
56 Michigan 4 118 482 4.08 4 29.50 120.50
57 San Diego State 3 143 588 4.11 4 47.67 196.00
58 Houston 3 137 577 4.21 3 45.67 192.33
59 Missouri 4 167 709 4.25 8 41.75 177.25
60 Wisconsin 4 178 759 4.26 7 44.50 189.75
61 Stanford 5 133 569 4.28 7 26.60 113.80
62 Wake Forest 5 192 823 4.29 11 38.40 164.60
63 North Texas 5 168 722 4.30 6 33.60 144.40
64 Oregon State 5 174 751 4.32 9 34.80 150.20
65 Troy 4 175 761 4.35 4 43.75 190.25
66 Tennessee 5 206 898 4.36 9 41.20 179.60
67 Eastern Michigan 4 139 608 4.37 4 34.75 152.00
67 Florida 4 184 804 4.37 9 46.00 201.00
69 UTEP 3 109 481 4.41 3 36.33 160.33
70 Nebraska 4 160 707 4.42 9 40.00 176.75
71 Middle Tennessee 4 183 812 4.44 11 45.75 203.00
72 Rutgers 5 184 825 4.48 8 36.80 165.00
72 Iowa 4 174 779 4.48 5 43.50 194.75
74 Auburn 5 170 765 4.50 8 34.00 153.00
74 UAB 5 184 828 4.50 7 36.80 165.60
76 Memphis 5 194 880 4.54 11 38.80 176.00
77 Akron 4 183 838 4.58 10 45.75 209.50
78 Northwestern 5 203 932 4.59 14 40.60 186.40
79 Army 4 152 699 4.60 7 38.00 174.75
80 Arizona State 4 125 578 4.62 5 31.25 144.50
81 Boston College 4 150 695 4.63 7 37.50 173.75
82 UCLA 4 160 744 4.65 8 40.00 186.00
83 Tulane 5 212 990 4.67 15 42.40 198.00
84 San Jose State 4 148 697 4.71 5 37.00 174.25
85 Navy 5 206 972 4.72 19 41.20 194.40
86 Clemson 5 218 1035 4.75 9 43.60 207.00
87 California 4 166 790 4.76 9 41.50 197.50
87 Notre Dame 4 181 862 4.76 3 45.25 215.50
89 East Carolina 5 192 915 4.77 9 38.40 183.00
89 Kentucky 4 159 759 4.77 7 39.75 189.75
91 Southern Mississippi 4 142 679 4.78 4 35.50 169.75
92 Texas Tech 5 235 1129 4.80 13 47.00 225.80
93 Georgia Tech 5 191 932 4.88 8 38.20 186.40
93 Duke 4 154 751 4.88 5 38.50 187.75
93 Ball State 5 198 966 4.88 10 39.60 193.20
96 Rice 5 191 934 4.89 8 38.20 186.80
97 Central Michigan 5 203 997 4.91 10 40.60 199.40
98 North Carolina State 4 147 725 4.93 6 36.75 181.25
99 Washington 4 113 561 4.96 7 28.25 140.25
99 Washington State 5 173 858 4.96 6 34.60 171.60
99 Iowa State 5 238 1180 4.96 12 47.60 236.00
102 Purdue 5 207 1029 4.97 11 41.40 205.80
103 Buffalo 5 222 1144 5.15 13 44.40 228.80
103 UNLV 3 140 721 5.15 4 46.67 240.33
105 Maryland 5 251 1329 5.29 13 50.20 265.80
106 Fresno State 4 171 917 5.36 13 42.75 229.25
107 Air Force 5 197 1057 5.37 10 39.40 211.40
108 Arkansas 4 194 1045 5.39 11 48.50 261.25
109 Wyoming 3 137 748 5.46 8 45.67 249.33
110 Kansas 5 221 1219 5.52 19 44.20 243.80
110 Indiana 5 245 1353 5.52 11 49.00 270.60
112 New Mexico 4 205 1179 5.75 21 51.25 294.75
113 New Mexico State 4 149 878 5.89 15 37.25 219.50
114 Western Michigan 5 200 1188 5.94 11 40.00 237.60
114 Bowling Green 5 225 1337 5.94 13 45.00 267.40
116 Colorado 5 186 1113 5.98 14 37.20 222.60
117 Minnesota 4 193 1195 6.19 11 48.25 298.75
118 Baylor 4 156 984 6.31 9 39.00 246.00
119 Mississippi 4 157 1012 6.45 13 39.25 253.00
120 Colorado State 4 171 1104 6.46 12 42.75 276.00