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

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 SMU 1 30 10 0.33 0 30.00 10.00
2 Illinois 1 30 18 0.60 0 30.00 18.00
3 Boise State 2 49 41 0.84 0 24.50 20.50
4 BYU 2 43 54 1.26 1 21.50 27.00
5 Texas A&M 1 38 52 1.37 2 38.00 52.00
6 Notre Dame 1 29 41 1.41 0 29.00 41.00
7 Alabama 1 27 39 1.44 0 27.00 39.00
8 Mississippi State 1 38 63 1.66 2 38.00 63.00
9 Missouri 1 19 36 1.89 0 19.00 36.00
10 Purdue 1 23 46 2.00 1 23.00 46.00
11 Arkansas State 2 60 121 2.02 2 30.00 60.50
12 Cincinnati 2 70 145 2.07 2 35.00 72.50
13 Syracuse 1 35 74 2.11 1 35.00 74.00
14 San Diego State 2 58 124 2.14 1 29.00 62.00
15 Arkansas 1 40 87 2.18 1 40.00 87.00
16 Louisiana-Lafayette 1 31 68 2.19 1 31.00 68.00
17 Louisiana-Monroe 1 31 69 2.23 0 31.00 69.00
18 Louisville 1 28 65 2.32 0 28.00 65.00
18 Northern Illinois 2 68 158 2.32 2 34.00 79.00
20 Michigan State 2 76 177 2.33 3 38.00 88.50
21 Tulsa 1 40 94 2.35 0 40.00 94.00
22 Connecticut 1 40 102 2.55 0 40.00 102.00
23 Florida State 1 35 93 2.66 0 35.00 93.00
24 Texas 2 74 198 2.68 5 37.00 99.00
25 Pittsburgh 2 66 181 2.74 4 33.00 90.50
26 Florida International 1 30 84 2.80 0 30.00 84.00
27 Northwestern 1 27 80 2.96 2 27.00 80.00
28 South Carolina 1 46 137 2.98 1 46.00 137.00
29 Nebraska 1 40 121 3.03 2 40.00 121.00
30 TCU 2 69 212 3.07 1 34.50 106.00
31 Iowa 1 37 114 3.08 3 37.00 114.00
32 California 1 35 109 3.11 1 35.00 109.00
33 Rutgers 1 29 91 3.14 1 29.00 91.00
34 Troy 1 41 133 3.24 1 41.00 133.00
35 Marshall 1 27 88 3.26 1 27.00 88.00
36 LSU 2 69 228 3.30 1 34.50 114.00
36 Southern Mississippi 2 76 251 3.30 4 38.00 125.50
38 Clemson 2 72 238 3.31 3 36.00 119.00
39 North Carolina State 1 35 117 3.34 1 35.00 117.00
40 Michigan 1 48 163 3.40 1 48.00 163.00
41 Ohio State 1 38 131 3.45 0 38.00 131.00
42 Virginia Tech 2 75 273 3.64 2 37.50 136.50
43 North Texas 1 38 140 3.68 0 38.00 140.00
44 Florida 1 37 137 3.70 0 37.00 137.00
45 Louisiana Tech 1 51 190 3.73 3 51.00 190.00
46 Air Force 1 32 123 3.84 1 32.00 123.00
47 New Mexico 1 37 149 4.03 3 37.00 149.00
48 Utah State 2 66 270 4.09 3 33.00 135.00
49 Auburn 1 30 123 4.10 1 30.00 123.00
50 Oregon 2 89 372 4.18 3 44.50 186.00
51 South Florida 1 30 127 4.23 1 30.00 127.00
51 Oklahoma State 2 83 351 4.23 4 41.50 175.50
53 Temple 1 33 140 4.24 0 33.00 140.00
54 Penn State 1 16 68 4.25 0 16.00 68.00
54 Kansas State 2 81 344 4.25 2 40.50 172.00
56 Iowa State 2 87 374 4.30 4 43.50 187.00
57 Stanford 1 15 65 4.33 2 15.00 65.00
58 Georgia 2 64 280 4.38 5 32.00 140.00
59 Hawai'i 1 38 167 4.39 1 38.00 167.00
60 Florida Atlantic 1 52 231 4.44 2 52.00 231.00
61 Nevada 2 67 299 4.46 0 33.50 149.50
62 Army 1 66 296 4.48 3 66.00 296.00
63 Georgia Tech 1 32 144 4.50 1 32.00 144.00
64 Toledo 1 55 248 4.51 4 55.00 248.00
65 Houston 2 83 376 4.53 2 41.50 188.00
66 Arizona State 1 35 162 4.63 2 35.00 162.00
67 Baylor 2 82 383 4.67 4 41.00 191.50
68 Western Michigan 1 56 265 4.73 1 56.00 265.00
69 UNLV 1 39 186 4.77 6 39.00 186.00
70 Vanderbilt 1 44 221 5.02 2 44.00 221.00
70 Idaho 1 45 226 5.02 1 45.00 226.00
72 Oklahoma 2 70 354 5.06 4 35.00 177.00
73 Wyoming 2 102 518 5.08 5 51.00 259.00
74 New Mexico State 1 73 392 5.37 0 73.00 392.00
75 Colorado State 1 41 225 5.49 1 41.00 225.00
76 West Virginia 2 66 364 5.52 3 33.00 182.00
77 Utah 1 56 311 5.55 1 56.00 311.00
78 Fresno State 1 38 215 5.66 5 38.00 215.00
79 UCLA 2 93 530 5.70 4 46.50 265.00
80 Ohio 2 86 500 5.81 2 43.00 250.00
81 Navy 1 50 298 5.96 2 50.00 298.00
82 Virginia 1 44 273 6.20 4 44.00 273.00
83 Wake Forest 1 39 253 6.49 2 39.00 253.00
84 Middle Tennessee 1 69 464 6.72 7 69.00 464.00
85 Wisconsin 2 74 535 7.23 5 37.00 267.50
86 North Carolina 1 46 337 7.33 3 46.00 337.00
87 Washington 1 52 482 9.27 8 52.00 482.00