2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games vs. FBS (I-A) Teams Only through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Stanford 13 364 1149 3.16 16 28.00 88.38
2 UCF 11 314 1257 4.00 9 28.55 114.27
3 Alabama 12 347 636 1.83 2 28.92 53.00
4 USC 12 369 1337 3.62 17 30.75 111.42
5 Western Kentucky 11 339 1403 4.14 16 30.82 127.55
6 Boise State 13 405 1430 3.53 9 31.15 110.00
7 Texas 13 409 1251 3.06 15 31.46 96.23
8 Georgia 13 413 1354 3.28 16 31.77 104.15
9 BYU 12 382 1437 3.76 16 31.83 119.75
10 Virginia Tech 13 416 1340 3.22 14 32.00 103.08
11 Louisville 12 386 1164 3.02 10 32.17 97.00
12 Connecticut 11 355 1008 2.84 11 32.27 91.64
13 Louisiana-Monroe 11 356 1174 3.30 13 32.36 106.73
14 Nevada 13 425 1916 4.51 15 32.69 147.38
15 Michigan 13 429 1712 3.99 14 33.00 131.69
16 LSU 13 433 1265 2.92 7 33.31 97.31
17 Kansas State 12 402 1697 4.22 17 33.50 141.42
18 Toledo 12 405 1574 3.89 15 33.75 131.17
19 Temple 12 407 1489 3.66 10 33.92 124.08
20 Arizona 11 378 1859 4.92 30 34.36 169.00
21 TCU 12 413 1490 3.61 6 34.42 124.17
21 North Carolina 12 413 1552 3.76 12 34.42 129.33
21 Fresno State 12 413 1968 4.77 31 34.42 164.00
24 Washington 12 414 2162 5.22 32 34.50 180.17
25 Arkansas State 12 416 1249 3.00 11 34.67 104.08
25 California 12 416 1653 3.97 17 34.67 137.75
27 Eastern Michigan 10 347 1603 4.62 12 34.70 160.30
28 Ohio 13 452 1879 4.16 13 34.77 144.54
29 North Texas 12 419 1962 4.68 18 34.92 163.50
29 Colorado 13 454 2391 5.27 26 34.92 183.92
31 Cincinnati 12 422 1111 2.63 9 35.17 92.58
32 Florida International 13 458 1535 3.35 15 35.23 118.08
33 Tulane 12 423 2020 4.78 33 35.25 168.33
34 Utah 12 424 1415 3.34 7 35.33 117.92
34 Georgia Tech 12 424 1995 4.71 17 35.33 166.25
36 Wisconsin 13 461 2013 4.37 17 35.46 154.85
37 Arizona State 12 428 1857 4.34 19 35.67 154.75
38 North Carolina State 11 393 1491 3.79 17 35.73 135.55
38 UTEP 11 393 2064 5.25 22 35.73 187.64
40 Florida State 12 430 1054 2.45 8 35.83 87.83
41 Boston College 11 395 1695 4.29 21 35.91 154.09
42 Michigan State 13 468 1279 2.73 11 36.00 98.38
42 Missouri 12 432 1632 3.78 17 36.00 136.00
44 Marshall 13 471 1947 4.13 19 36.23 149.77
45 South Carolina 12 435 1527 3.51 10 36.25 127.25
46 Vanderbilt 12 436 1614 3.70 11 36.33 134.50
47 Southern Mississippi 13 473 1609 3.40 16 36.38 123.77
48 SMU 12 437 1489 3.41 17 36.42 124.08
49 Syracuse 11 402 1426 3.55 15 36.55 129.64
50 Oklahoma 13 476 1751 3.68 15 36.62 134.69
51 Pittsburgh 12 440 1483 3.37 16 36.67 123.58
51 Virginia 12 440 1765 4.01 15 36.67 147.08
51 West Virginia 12 440 1792 4.07 21 36.67 149.33
54 Washington State 11 404 1864 4.61 17 36.73 169.45
55 Notre Dame 13 478 1806 3.78 8 36.77 138.92
56 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 442 1706 3.86 25 36.83 142.17
57 Ohio State 13 479 1840 3.84 13 36.85 141.54
58 South Florida 11 406 1249 3.08 11 36.91 113.55
59 UCLA 14 518 2668 5.15 26 37.00 190.57
60 Rutgers 12 446 1807 4.05 17 37.17 150.58
61 Utah State 12 447 1615 3.61 21 37.25 134.58
62 Duke 11 410 2073 5.06 20 37.27 188.45
63 Penn State 12 451 1668 3.70 13 37.58 139.00
63 Hawai'i 12 451 1803 4.00 18 37.58 150.25
65 Tennessee 11 415 1841 4.44 16 37.73 167.36
66 Oregon 13 493 1814 3.68 13 37.92 139.54
67 Louisiana Tech 12 456 1582 3.47 11 38.00 131.83
67 Wake Forest 12 456 2186 4.79 21 38.00 182.17
69 Rice 12 457 2201 4.82 18 38.08 183.42
70 Kent State 11 419 1446 3.45 14 38.09 131.45
71 East Carolina 12 460 2090 4.54 24 38.33 174.17
72 Florida 12 462 1492 3.23 14 38.50 124.33
73 Miami (Florida) 11 427 1724 4.04 7 38.82 156.73
73 Navy 11 427 2023 4.74 30 38.82 183.91
73 Memphis 11 427 2176 5.10 25 38.82 197.82
76 UAB 12 466 2440 5.24 26 38.83 203.33
77 Texas A&M 13 508 1324 2.61 25 39.08 101.85
78 Tulsa 13 509 1670 3.28 20 39.15 128.46
79 Minnesota 11 431 2098 4.87 20 39.18 190.73
80 Baylor 12 471 2481 5.27 28 39.25 206.75
81 Clemson 13 512 2204 4.30 19 39.38 169.54
82 Arkansas 12 474 2095 4.42 21 39.50 174.58
83 Idaho 11 435 1874 4.31 18 39.55 170.36
84 Northern Illinois 13 522 2046 3.92 20 40.15 157.38
85 Nebraska 12 484 2000 4.13 23 40.33 166.67
86 Army 11 444 2270 5.11 24 40.36 206.36
87 Miami (Ohio) 12 485 2022 4.17 16 40.42 168.50
88 Mississippi State 12 487 1726 3.54 14 40.58 143.83
88 San Diego State 12 487 2067 4.24 20 40.58 172.25
88 Northwestern 12 487 2173 4.46 25 40.58 181.08
91 New Mexico State 13 528 2844 5.39 33 40.62 218.77
92 Purdue 12 488 2184 4.48 25 40.67 182.00
93 Illinois 12 490 1585 3.23 15 40.83 132.08
94 Auburn 12 491 2311 4.71 19 40.92 192.58
95 Central Michigan 11 451 2185 4.84 23 41.00 198.64
96 Western Michigan 12 493 2731 5.54 23 41.08 227.58
97 UNLV 11 452 2252 4.98 28 41.09 204.73
98 Kentucky 11 454 2040 4.49 14 41.27 185.45
99 Kansas 11 457 2767 6.05 37 41.55 251.55
100 Houston 13 541 2294 4.24 18 41.62 176.46
101 Buffalo 11 459 1995 4.35 21 41.73 181.36
102 Oregon State 11 460 2291 4.98 21 41.82 208.27
103 San Jose State 12 502 2452 4.88 26 41.83 204.33
104 Iowa 12 504 1888 3.75 15 42.00 157.33
104 Florida Atlantic 12 504 2027 4.02 27 42.00 168.92
104 Bowling Green 11 462 2285 4.95 23 42.00 207.73
104 Mississippi 11 462 2476 5.36 25 42.00 225.09
108 Oklahoma State 13 548 2404 4.39 24 42.15 184.92
109 Iowa State 12 512 2311 4.51 22 42.67 192.58
110 New Mexico 11 482 2589 5.37 41 43.82 235.36
111 Air Force 11 487 2484 5.10 22 44.27 225.82
112 Colorado State 11 490 2675 5.46 27 44.55 243.18
113 Ball State 12 535 2712 5.07 22 44.58 226.00
114 Troy 12 538 2443 4.54 25 44.83 203.58
115 Wyoming 11 506 2712 5.36 26 46.00 246.55
116 Akron 11 510 2533 4.97 32 46.36 230.27
117 Indiana 11 514 2763 5.38 24 46.73 251.18
118 Maryland 11 521 2476 4.75 31 47.36 225.09
119 Texas Tech 11 539 2850 5.29 32 49.00 259.09
120 Middle Tennessee 12 590 2755 4.67 37 49.17 229.58