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

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Utah 1 22 11 0.50 0 22.00 11.00
2 Virginia Tech 3 71 55 0.77 2 23.67 18.33
3 Michigan State 2 38 43 1.13 0 19.00 21.50
4 Stanford 1 32 27 0.84 0 32.00 27.00
5 Alabama 2 55 59 1.07 0 27.50 29.50
6 Ohio State 2 57 81 1.42 1 28.50 40.50
7 Illinois 2 53 95 1.79 1 26.50 47.50
8 Florida 2 53 101 1.91 0 26.50 50.50
9 Washington 1 22 55 2.50 3 22.00 55.00
10 Iowa 1 30 59 1.97 2 30.00 59.00
11 Cincinnati 2 72 126 1.75 0 36.00 63.00
12 Texas A&M 2 61 135 2.21 2 30.50 67.50
13 California 1 25 68 2.72 1 25.00 68.00
14 Connecticut 2 53 137 2.58 0 26.50 68.50
15 Penn State 3 89 210 2.36 1 29.67 70.00
16 North Carolina 1 21 73 3.48 0 21.00 73.00
17 Missouri 1 36 76 2.11 1 36.00 76.00
18 Arizona 1 25 80 3.20 3 25.00 80.00
19 Louisville 2 71 162 2.28 0 35.50 81.00
20 Virginia 2 66 164 2.48 0 33.00 82.00
21 South Florida 2 65 172 2.65 2 32.50 86.00
22 West Virginia 2 59 173 2.93 0 29.50 86.50
22 Texas 2 53 173 3.26 0 26.50 86.50
24 Arkansas 2 48 179 3.73 0 24.00 89.50
25 Arkansas State 10 326 912 2.80 8 32.60 91.20
26 Pittsburgh 2 75 188 2.51 5 37.50 94.00
27 Purdue 3 104 286 2.75 3 34.67 95.33
28 Florida State 1 39 99 2.54 0 39.00 99.00
29 Louisiana-Monroe 9 294 902 3.07 9 32.67 100.22
30 Wisconsin 2 63 210 3.33 1 31.50 105.00
31 Minnesota 2 58 213 3.67 2 29.00 106.50
32 Western Kentucky 9 266 1019 3.83 11 29.56 113.22
33 BYU 8 249 906 3.64 9 31.13 113.25
34 Tulsa 11 415 1250 3.01 11 37.73 113.64
35 Kentucky 2 74 229 3.09 0 37.00 114.50
36 Duke 2 63 231 3.67 1 31.50 115.50
37 Kent State 9 342 1044 3.05 7 38.00 116.00
37 Colorado 2 57 232 4.07 4 28.50 116.00
39 Kansas State 1 36 118 3.28 0 36.00 118.00
40 Boise State 11 353 1304 3.69 8 32.09 118.55
41 UCF 10 291 1200 4.12 9 29.10 120.00
42 Southern Mississippi 12 433 1456 3.36 14 36.08 121.33
43 TCU 11 377 1340 3.55 5 34.27 121.82
44 Tennessee 2 49 245 5.00 1 24.50 122.50
45 Oklahoma 2 66 248 3.76 0 33.00 124.00
46 SMU 10 368 1267 3.44 13 36.80 126.70
47 Syracuse 2 64 254 3.97 4 32.00 127.00
48 Georgia 2 68 255 3.75 3 34.00 127.50
49 Florida International 11 395 1403 3.55 13 35.91 127.55
50 Louisiana Tech 10 369 1278 3.46 10 36.90 127.80
51 LSU 1 45 129 2.87 1 45.00 129.00
52 Nevada 11 344 1425 4.14 11 31.27 129.55
53 Toledo 10 330 1309 3.97 12 33.00 130.90
54 Temple 10 348 1352 3.89 8 34.80 135.20
55 Louisiana-Lafayette 10 366 1377 3.76 19 36.60 137.70
56 Mississippi State 3 119 416 3.50 2 39.67 138.67
57 Northern Illinois 11 415 1527 3.68 13 37.73 138.82
58 Utah State 11 417 1537 3.69 19 37.91 139.73
59 Eastern Michigan 8 272 1123 4.13 10 34.00 140.38
60 Mississippi 3 107 424 3.96 3 35.67 141.33
61 Michigan 3 100 426 4.26 1 33.33 142.00
62 Ohio 12 409 1720 4.21 12 34.08 143.33
63 Georgia Tech 1 28 144 5.14 2 28.00 144.00
64 Kansas 1 29 147 5.07 4 29.00 147.00
65 Rutgers 3 123 455 3.70 2 41.00 151.67
66 Fresno State 9 299 1382 4.62 21 33.22 153.56
67 East Carolina 9 330 1403 4.25 16 36.67 155.89
68 North Texas 10 359 1565 4.36 13 35.90 156.50
69 Arizona State 1 35 162 4.63 2 35.00 162.00
70 Washington State 2 78 325 4.17 4 39.00 162.50
71 Marshall 10 375 1630 4.35 13 37.50 163.00
72 Hawai'i 10 389 1635 4.20 17 38.90 163.50
72 Nebraska 2 71 327 4.61 1 35.50 163.50
74 Miami (Ohio) 9 361 1477 4.09 12 40.11 164.11
75 Clemson 1 36 165 4.58 1 36.00 165.00
76 Florida Atlantic 9 387 1505 3.89 22 43.00 167.22
77 Auburn 2 87 335 3.85 5 43.50 167.50
78 Rice 8 280 1347 4.81 13 35.00 168.38
79 UTEP 10 348 1691 4.86 18 34.80 169.10
80 San Diego State 10 414 1696 4.10 16 41.40 169.60
81 Tulane 10 340 1699 5.00 26 34.00 169.90
82 Houston 11 455 1893 4.16 14 41.36 172.09
83 Idaho 9 356 1573 4.42 15 39.56 174.78
84 Navy 8 312 1435 4.60 19 39.00 179.38
85 South Carolina 2 75 359 4.79 4 37.50 179.50
86 UCLA 2 60 361 6.02 5 30.00 180.50
87 North Carolina State 1 25 182 7.28 1 25.00 182.00
88 Baylor 2 76 371 4.88 3 38.00 185.50
89 Buffalo 8 335 1485 4.43 16 41.88 185.63
90 Memphis 10 389 1867 4.80 20 38.90 186.70
91 Bowling Green 10 416 1925 4.63 19 41.60 192.50
92 UAB 10 368 1936 5.26 22 36.80 193.60
93 Central Michigan 8 322 1596 4.96 17 40.25 199.50
94 San Jose State 10 420 2039 4.85 20 42.00 203.90
95 UNLV 9 375 1872 4.99 22 41.67 208.00
96 Troy 10 460 2095 4.55 20 46.00 209.50
97 Texas Tech 2 83 421 5.07 3 41.50 210.50
98 Army 8 337 1693 5.02 18 42.13 211.63
99 Indiana 2 94 436 4.64 1 47.00 218.00
100 New Mexico State 11 456 2405 5.27 29 41.45 218.64
101 Air Force 10 458 2218 4.84 18 45.80 221.80
102 Middle Tennessee 9 434 2052 4.73 29 48.22 228.00
103 Western Michigan 8 326 1829 5.61 18 40.75 228.63
104 Boston College 1 45 235 5.22 3 45.00 235.00
105 Oklahoma State 2 96 473 4.93 4 48.00 236.50
106 Wyoming 10 457 2379 5.21 22 45.70 237.90
107 Akron 9 414 2145 5.18 26 46.00 238.33
108 New Mexico 9 405 2152 5.31 35 45.00 239.11
109 Northwestern 2 105 500 4.76 4 52.50 250.00
110 Ball State 9 427 2254 5.28 17 47.44 250.44
111 Colorado State 10 456 2530 5.55 25 45.60 253.00
112 Vanderbilt 1 51 270 5.29 2 51.00 270.00
113 Notre Dame 2 110 559 5.08 3 55.00 279.50
114 Oregon State 1 48 282 5.88 2 48.00 282.00
115 Oregon 1 51 283 5.55 2 51.00 283.00
116 Maryland 1 62 285 4.60 5 62.00 285.00