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

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Connecticut 3 103 207 2.01 5 34.33 69.00
2 Arkansas State 3 92 280 3.04 4 30.67 93.33
3 BYU 2 70 281 4.01 1 35.00 140.50
4 South Florida 4 142 290 2.04 1 35.50 72.50
5 Nevada 3 75 294 3.92 2 25.00 98.00
6 Louisiana-Monroe 3 92 301 3.27 1 30.67 100.33
7 North Carolina State 4 131 308 2.35 5 32.75 77.00
8 North Carolina 3 102 317 3.11 1 34.00 105.67
9 Texas 4 144 324 2.25 3 36.00 81.00
10 Southern Mississippi 4 145 355 2.45 5 36.25 88.75
11 Florida State 4 137 366 2.67 3 34.25 91.50
11 Oregon 4 130 366 2.82 2 32.50 91.50
11 Buffalo 3 118 366 3.10 2 39.33 122.00
14 North Texas 2 82 368 4.49 2 41.00 184.00
15 Navy 3 95 375 3.95 4 31.67 125.00
16 Pittsburgh 3 96 380 3.96 5 32.00 126.67
17 TCU 3 98 392 4.00 2 32.67 130.67
18 Oklahoma 3 103 399 3.87 3 34.33 133.00
19 Stanford 4 128 407 3.18 6 32.00 101.75
19 Virginia Tech 3 109 407 3.73 5 36.33 135.67
21 Michigan State 4 148 418 2.82 1 37.00 104.50
22 LSU 4 146 420 2.88 1 36.50 105.00
23 Fresno State 4 110 422 3.84 6 27.50 105.50
24 Texas A&M 4 191 429 2.25 11 47.75 107.25
25 Western Kentucky 4 104 438 4.21 6 26.00 109.50
26 Georgia 4 130 443 3.41 3 32.50 110.75
26 Michigan 4 130 443 3.41 7 32.50 110.75
28 Boise State 4 112 448 4.00 3 28.00 112.00
29 Utah 4 128 451 3.52 2 32.00 112.75
30 West Virginia 3 124 454 3.66 8 41.33 151.33
31 Boston College 4 120 457 3.81 7 30.00 114.25
32 California 4 124 461 3.72 5 31.00 115.25
33 Louisville 4 133 463 3.48 6 33.25 115.75
34 Vanderbilt 4 130 476 3.66 4 32.50 119.00
35 Miami (Florida) 4 142 480 3.38 1 35.50 120.00
36 Houston 4 138 487 3.53 2 34.50 121.75
36 Virginia 4 129 487 3.78 5 32.25 121.75
36 Iowa State 3 102 487 4.77 3 34.00 162.33
39 Wisconsin 4 122 488 4.00 4 30.50 122.00
39 Louisiana-Lafayette 3 116 488 4.21 8 38.67 162.67
41 Florida International 4 153 489 3.20 4 38.25 122.25
42 Georgia Tech 3 104 496 4.77 2 34.67 165.33
43 Clemson 3 133 500 3.76 4 44.33 166.67
44 USC 4 132 513 3.89 4 33.00 128.25
45 Eastern Michigan 4 133 515 3.87 6 33.25 128.75
46 Notre Dame 4 139 531 3.82 4 34.75 132.75
47 Kansas State 3 102 536 5.25 5 34.00 178.67
48 Kent State 4 145 540 3.72 4 36.25 135.00
48 Alabama 4 144 540 3.75 1 36.00 135.00
50 Toledo 4 105 545 5.19 4 26.25 136.25
51 Arizona 4 133 547 4.11 11 33.25 136.75
52 Rice 4 128 549 4.29 5 32.00 137.25
52 Ohio 4 116 549 4.73 4 29.00 137.25
54 Marshall 3 118 551 4.67 5 39.33 183.67
55 Florida 4 176 558 3.17 7 44.00 139.50
56 Missouri 4 140 563 4.02 5 35.00 140.75
57 Tulsa 4 150 567 3.78 7 37.50 141.75
58 Oklahoma State 3 122 569 4.66 6 40.67 189.67
59 San Diego State 4 136 581 4.27 8 34.00 145.25
60 Cincinnati 4 154 584 3.79 4 38.50 146.00
61 Arkansas 4 153 587 3.84 8 38.25 146.75
62 South Carolina 4 153 589 3.85 5 38.25 147.25
62 Memphis 3 119 589 4.95 4 39.67 196.33
64 Utah State 4 154 594 3.86 7 38.50 148.50
65 East Carolina 4 145 597 4.12 6 36.25 149.25
66 Miami (Ohio) 4 143 603 4.22 2 35.75 150.75
67 Iowa 4 174 605 3.48 3 43.50 151.25
68 Idaho 3 119 621 5.22 10 39.67 207.00
69 Minnesota 4 152 623 4.10 7 38.00 155.75
69 Syracuse 3 132 623 4.72 8 44.00 207.67
71 Kentucky 4 168 624 3.71 3 42.00 156.00
71 Florida Atlantic 4 151 624 4.13 11 37.75 156.00
73 SMU 4 153 627 4.10 5 38.25 156.75
74 Northern Illinois 4 145 630 4.34 5 36.25 157.50
74 UCF 4 135 630 4.67 3 33.75 157.50
76 Army 3 122 632 5.18 8 40.67 210.67
77 Tennessee 4 143 643 4.50 5 35.75 160.75
78 Western Michigan 3 130 645 4.96 6 43.33 215.00
79 Washington 4 139 647 4.65 9 34.75 161.75
80 Arizona State 4 153 655 4.28 9 38.25 163.75
81 Louisiana Tech 4 176 656 3.73 1 44.00 164.00
82 Penn State 3 140 658 4.70 7 46.67 219.33
83 UCLA 4 126 661 5.25 5 31.50 165.25
84 Tulane 4 114 665 5.83 12 28.50 166.25
85 Illinois 3 146 666 4.56 8 48.67 222.00
85 Auburn 3 131 666 5.08 2 43.67 222.00
87 Central Michigan 3 131 674 5.15 6 43.67 224.67
88 Northwestern 4 152 676 4.45 4 38.00 169.00
89 Washington State 4 153 681 4.45 7 38.25 170.25
90 Rutgers 4 181 694 3.83 6 45.25 173.50
91 Nebraska 4 182 699 3.84 10 45.50 174.75
92 Colorado 4 133 720 5.41 5 33.25 180.00
93 Bowling Green 3 151 724 4.79 6 50.33 241.33
94 New Mexico 3 134 733 5.47 10 44.67 244.33
95 New Mexico State 4 143 737 5.15 11 35.75 184.25
96 Baylor 4 157 743 4.73 12 39.25 185.75
97 Temple 4 161 747 4.64 5 40.25 186.75
98 Mississippi State 4 174 750 4.31 6 43.50 187.50
99 Maryland 4 180 759 4.22 8 45.00 189.75
100 Middle Tennessee 4 191 764 4.00 12 47.75 191.00
101 Colorado State 3 144 772 5.36 7 48.00 257.33
102 Kansas 4 157 797 5.08 7 39.25 199.25
103 Ohio State 4 180 804 4.47 8 45.00 201.00
104 UTEP 4 152 809 5.32 9 38.00 202.25
105 Indiana 3 135 812 6.01 9 45.00 270.67
106 Hawai'i 4 173 819 4.73 8 43.25 204.75
107 Purdue 4 177 869 4.91 11 44.25 217.25
107 UAB 4 146 869 5.95 12 36.50 217.25
109 Wake Forest 4 169 880 5.21 6 42.25 220.00
110 Mississippi 4 169 885 5.24 8 42.25 221.25
111 San Jose State 4 180 896 4.98 11 45.00 224.00
112 Ball State 3 171 917 5.36 4 57.00 305.67
113 UNLV 4 180 959 5.33 11 45.00 239.75
114 Duke 4 179 981 5.48 11 44.75 245.25
115 Akron 4 182 1004 5.52 12 45.50 251.00
116 Troy 4 202 1034 5.12 15 50.50 258.50
117 Wyoming 4 185 1036 5.60 9 46.25 259.00
118 Air Force 4 214 1100 5.14 8 53.50 275.00
119 Oregon State 4 194 1121 5.78 7 48.50 280.25
120 Texas Tech 4 221 1300 5.88 16 55.25 325.00