2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games vs. BCS Automatic Qualifying Teams through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 UCF 1 23 57 2.48 0 23.00 57.00
2 Boise State 2 52 126 2.42 1 26.00 63.00
3 Stanford 12 332 1122 3.38 16 27.67 93.50
4 Air Force 1 29 266 9.17 4 29.00 266.00
5 Alabama 10 292 577 1.98 2 29.20 57.70
6 Temple 2 59 137 2.32 2 29.50 68.50
7 Utah State 1 30 78 2.60 2 30.00 78.00
7 North Texas 2 60 397 6.62 5 30.00 198.50
9 USC 12 369 1337 3.62 17 30.75 111.42
10 Hawai'i 2 62 168 2.71 1 31.00 84.00
10 Louisiana-Monroe 2 62 272 4.39 4 31.00 136.00
12 Georgia 11 345 1099 3.19 13 31.36 99.91
13 Florida International 2 63 132 2.10 2 31.50 66.00
13 Louisville 10 315 1002 3.18 10 31.50 100.20
15 Marshall 3 96 317 3.30 6 32.00 105.67
16 LSU 12 388 1136 2.93 6 32.33 94.67
17 Texas 11 356 1078 3.03 15 32.36 98.00
18 Michigan 10 329 1286 3.91 13 32.90 128.60
19 BYU 4 133 531 3.99 7 33.25 132.75
20 Kansas State 11 366 1579 4.31 17 33.27 143.55
21 Notre Dame 11 368 1247 3.39 5 33.45 113.36
22 Connecticut 9 302 871 2.88 11 33.56 96.78
23 Colorado State 1 34 145 4.26 2 34.00 145.00
24 SMU 2 69 222 3.22 4 34.50 111.00
24 Virginia Tech 10 345 1285 3.72 12 34.50 128.50
26 Cincinnati 10 350 985 2.81 9 35.00 98.50
26 Vanderbilt 11 385 1344 3.49 9 35.00 122.18
26 Boston College 10 350 1460 4.17 18 35.00 146.00
29 Arizona 10 353 1779 5.04 27 35.30 177.90
30 Florida State 11 391 955 2.44 8 35.55 86.82
30 California 11 391 1585 4.05 16 35.55 144.09
32 North Carolina 11 392 1479 3.77 12 35.64 134.45
32 Washington 11 392 2107 5.38 29 35.64 191.55
34 Army 3 107 577 5.39 6 35.67 192.33
35 Arizona State 11 393 1695 4.31 17 35.73 154.09
36 Rutgers 9 323 1352 4.19 15 35.89 150.22
37 South Carolina 10 360 1168 3.24 6 36.00 116.80
37 Missouri 11 396 1556 3.93 16 36.00 141.45
37 TCU 1 36 150 4.17 1 36.00 150.00
37 Ball State 3 108 458 4.24 5 36.00 152.67
37 Georgia Tech 11 396 1851 4.67 15 36.00 168.27
37 New Mexico State 2 72 439 6.10 4 36.00 219.50
43 Colorado 11 397 2159 5.44 22 36.09 196.27
44 Wisconsin 11 398 1803 4.53 16 36.18 163.91
45 Washington State 9 326 1539 4.72 13 36.22 171.00
46 Pittsburgh 10 365 1295 3.55 11 36.50 129.50
46 San Diego State 2 73 371 5.08 4 36.50 185.50
46 Western Kentucky 2 73 384 5.26 5 36.50 192.00
49 Utah 11 402 1404 3.49 7 36.55 127.64
50 North Carolina State 10 368 1309 3.56 16 36.80 130.90
51 Oregon 12 442 1531 3.46 11 36.83 127.58
52 Oklahoma 11 410 1503 3.67 15 37.27 136.64
53 Virginia 10 374 1601 4.28 15 37.40 160.10
54 Toledo 2 75 265 3.53 3 37.50 132.50
54 Eastern Michigan 2 75 480 6.40 2 37.50 240.00
56 Syracuse 9 338 1172 3.47 11 37.56 130.22
57 South Florida 9 341 1077 3.16 9 37.89 119.67
58 Louisiana-Lafayette 2 76 329 4.33 6 38.00 164.50
58 Wake Forest 12 456 2186 4.79 21 38.00 182.17
58 Fresno State 3 114 586 5.14 10 38.00 195.33
58 Memphis 1 38 309 8.13 5 38.00 309.00
62 West Virginia 10 381 1619 4.25 21 38.10 161.90
63 UCLA 12 458 2307 5.04 21 38.17 192.25
64 Northwestern 10 382 1673 4.38 21 38.20 167.30
65 Navy 3 115 588 5.11 11 38.33 196.00
66 Ohio State 11 422 1759 4.17 12 38.36 159.91
67 UNLV 2 77 380 4.94 6 38.50 190.00
67 Kent State 2 77 402 5.22 7 38.50 201.00
67 New Mexico 2 77 437 5.68 6 38.50 218.50
70 Duke 9 347 1842 5.31 19 38.56 204.67
71 Miami (Florida) 11 427 1724 4.04 7 38.82 156.73
72 Troy 2 78 348 4.46 5 39.00 174.00
72 Florida Atlantic 3 117 522 4.46 5 39.00 174.00
74 Michigan State 11 430 1236 2.87 11 39.09 112.36
75 Idaho 2 79 301 3.81 3 39.50 150.50
75 Baylor 10 395 2110 5.34 25 39.50 211.00
77 Clemson 12 476 2039 4.28 18 39.67 169.92
78 Southern Mississippi 1 40 153 3.83 2 40.00 153.00
79 Penn State 9 362 1458 4.03 12 40.22 162.00
80 Auburn 10 404 1976 4.89 14 40.40 197.60
81 Nevada 2 81 491 6.06 4 40.50 245.50
82 Texas A&M 11 447 1189 2.66 23 40.64 108.09
83 Tennessee 9 366 1596 4.36 15 40.67 177.33
84 Mississippi State 9 368 1310 3.56 12 40.89 145.56
85 Florida 10 409 1391 3.40 14 40.90 139.10
86 San Jose State 2 82 413 5.04 6 41.00 206.50
87 Oklahoma State 11 452 1931 4.27 20 41.09 175.55
88 Oregon State 10 412 2009 4.88 19 41.20 200.90
89 Nebraska 10 413 1673 4.05 22 41.30 167.30
90 Buffalo 3 124 510 4.11 5 41.33 170.00
90 Miami (Ohio) 3 124 545 4.40 4 41.33 181.67
92 Minnesota 9 373 1885 5.05 18 41.44 209.44
93 Tulane 2 83 321 3.87 7 41.50 160.50
94 Western Michigan 4 167 902 5.40 5 41.75 225.50
95 Kentucky 9 380 1811 4.77 14 42.22 201.22
96 Arkansas 10 426 1916 4.50 21 42.60 191.60
97 Iowa State 12 512 2311 4.51 22 42.67 192.58
97 Purdue 9 384 1898 4.94 22 42.67 210.89
99 Kansas 10 428 2620 6.12 33 42.80 262.00
100 Ohio 1 43 159 3.70 1 43.00 159.00
100 Central Michigan 3 129 589 4.57 6 43.00 196.33
100 Houston 2 86 401 4.66 4 43.00 200.50
103 Iowa 11 474 1829 3.86 13 43.09 166.27
104 East Carolina 3 130 687 5.28 8 43.33 229.00
105 Louisiana Tech 2 87 304 3.49 1 43.50 152.00
106 Illinois 10 437 1490 3.41 14 43.70 149.00
107 Rice 4 177 854 4.82 5 44.25 213.50
108 Mississippi 8 355 2052 5.78 22 44.38 256.50
109 Arkansas State 2 90 337 3.74 3 45.00 168.50
109 UTEP 1 45 373 8.29 4 45.00 373.00
111 Maryland 10 459 2191 4.77 26 45.90 219.10
112 Bowling Green 1 46 360 7.83 4 46.00 360.00
113 Indiana 9 420 2327 5.54 23 46.67 258.56
114 Tulsa 2 94 420 4.47 9 47.00 210.00
115 Akron 2 96 388 4.04 6 48.00 194.00
116 UAB 2 98 504 5.14 4 49.00 252.00
116 Wyoming 1 49 333 6.80 4 49.00 333.00
118 Texas Tech 9 456 2429 5.33 29 50.67 269.89
119 Middle Tennessee 3 156 703 4.51 8 52.00 234.33
120 Northern Illinois 2 107 519 4.85 7 53.50 259.50