2012 Big Ten Conference Leaders Rushing - On 2nd Down through 01/07/2013

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Melvin Gordon Wisconsin FR RB 11 24 190 7.92 2 56 8 6 2
2 Braylon Heard Nebraska SO RB 12 23 166 7.22 1 27 10 6 3
3 Taylor Martinez Nebraska JR QB 14 72 511 7.10 4 92 23 15 6
4 Venric Mark N'western JR RB 13 88 611 6.94 7 80 30 16 5
5 Denard Robinson Michigan SR QB 11 60 402 6.70 2 79 18 12 5
6 James White Wisconsin JR RB 13 36 223 6.19 2 48 11 7 4
7 Bri'onte Dunn Ohio State FR RB 3 13 80 6.15 1 13 6 2 0
8 Braxton Miller Ohio State SO QB 12 81 491 6.06 2 42 29 18 5
9 Akeem Shavers Purdue SR RB 13 72 433 6.01 5 40 23 14 5
10 Kain Colter N'western JR QB 13 51 305 5.98 2 31 16 12 5
11 Jordan Hall Ohio State SR RB 3 17 96 5.65 1 14 5 3 0
12 Rod Smith Ohio State SO RB 8 14 79 5.64 0 28 3 3 1
13 Brandon Cottom Purdue SO RB 7 8 44 5.50 0 13 1 1 0
14 Zach Zwinak Penn State SO RB 10 79 432 5.47 3 21 25 13 2
15 Michael Zordich Penn State SR RB 8 19 102 5.37 1 25 6 2 2
16 Rex Burkhead Nebraska SR RB 7 31 155 5.00 2 21 11 6 1
16 Raheem Mostert Purdue SO WR 5 8 40 5.00 1 15 4 1 0
18 Montee Ball Wisconsin SR RB 14 117 572 4.89 4 67 37 14 3
19 Mike Trumpy N'western JR RB 12 33 161 4.88 1 27 13 5 2
20 Carlos Hyde Ohio State JR RB 10 63 307 4.87 5 23 21 11 2
21 Le'Veon Bell Mich St JR RB 13 136 660 4.85 5 31 36 15 4
22 Donnell Kirkwood Minnesota SO RB 13 70 339 4.84 1 26 21 8 3
23 Bill Belton Penn State SO RB 5 22 106 4.82 1 23 5 4 1
24 MarQueis Gray Minnesota SR QB 7 23 107 4.65 1 18 4 4 0
24 Akeem Hunt Purdue SO RB 9 20 93 4.65 0 20 3 3 1
26 Mark Weisman Iowa SO RB 8 49 219 4.47 0 27 17 6 1
26 Tevin Coleman Indiana FR RB 8 17 76 4.47 0 13 8 2 0
28 Jon Davis Illinois SO TE 4 9 39 4.33 0 13 3 1 0
29 Rodrick Williams Jr. Minnesota FR RB 8 17 73 4.29 0 11 8 2 0
30 Philip Nelson Minnesota FR QB 7 31 131 4.23 0 17 7 4 0
31 Ameer Abdullah Nebraska SO RB 12 67 282 4.21 3 26 22 8 1
32 Imani Cross Nebraska FR RB 8 18 73 4.06 2 8 4 0 0
33 Stephen Houston Indiana JR RB 12 46 184 4.00 4 17 17 6 0
34 Fitzgerald Toussaint Michigan JR RB 9 41 157 3.83 1 50 10 4 1
35 Ralph Bolden Purdue SR RB 7 17 64 3.76 0 14 5 3 0
36 Dami Ayoola Illinois FR RB 5 8 30 3.75 0 13 2 1 0
37 D'Angelo Roberts Indiana SO RB 11 31 114 3.68 3 21 7 2 1
38 Vincent Smith Michigan SR RB 6 12 44 3.67 0 22 1 1 1
39 Damon Bullock Iowa SO RB 6 62 226 3.65 1 15 20 4 0
40 Curtis Dukes Penn State JR RB 3 11 37 3.36 0 10 4 1 0
41 Justice Hayes Michigan FR RB 5 10 33 3.30 1 14 2 1 0
42 Greg Garmon Iowa FR RB 8 17 55 3.24 0 11 4 1 0
43 Isaiah Roundtree Indiana SO RB 5 10 32 3.20 0 6 2 0 0
44 Josh Ferguson Illinois FR RB 8 28 86 3.07 0 14 5 3 0
45 Nathan Scheelhaase Illinois JR QB 9 41 123 3.00 2 29 11 3 1
45 Antavian Edison Purdue SR WR 7 8 24 3.00 0 8 2 0 0
47 James Vandenberg Iowa SR QB 8 11 32 2.91 2 20 2 1 1
48 Donovonn Young Illinois SO RB 11 45 125 2.78 0 13 11 2 0
49 Tyris Jones N'western SR RB 4 10 26 2.60 0 7 2 0 0
50 Thomas Rawls Michigan SO RB 7 15 30 2.00 1 12 3 1 0
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards

Note: To qualify, player must have and have a minimum of 8.0 rushing attempts on 2nd down.