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

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