2012 Big Ten Conference Leaders Rushing - On 3rd Down through 01/07/2013

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Brandon Cottom Purdue SO RB 4 4 106 26.50 1 87 2 2 1
2 James White Wisconsin JR RB 7 10 176 17.60 2 69 6 4 3
3 Imani Cross Nebraska FR RB 5 13 126 9.69 2 44 10 4 3
4 Melvin Gordon Wisconsin FR RB 3 6 56 9.33 0 46 3 1 1
5 Thomas Rawls Michigan SO RB 7 11 98 8.91 1 63 7 2 1
6 Rod Smith Ohio State SO RB 2 4 27 6.75 0 12 4 1 0
7 Denard Robinson Michigan SR QB 10 26 166 6.38 2 40 18 3 2
8 Mark Weisman Iowa SO RB 7 19 118 6.21 3 37 8 3 2
9 Curt Phillips Wisconsin SR QB 5 9 55 6.11 0 52 5 1 1
10 Damon Bullock Iowa SO RB 6 15 83 5.53 1 27 9 3 2
11 Kain Colter N'western JR QB 12 49 264 5.39 6 39 26 10 4
12 Mike Trumpy N'western JR RB 8 8 40 5.00 0 20 5 1 1
13 Donovonn Young Illinois SO RB 7 14 69 4.93 2 26 9 2 1
14 Stephen Houston Indiana JR RB 10 19 93 4.89 2 24 9 3 1
15 Le'Veon Bell Mich St JR RB 12 44 205 4.66 4 40 24 2 2
16 Venric Mark N'western JR RB 9 20 91 4.55 1 22 12 2 1
17 Montee Ball Wisconsin SR RB 13 50 227 4.54 3 44 18 9 3
18 Carlos Hyde Ohio State JR RB 7 18 81 4.50 2 20 11 3 1
19 Taylor Martinez Nebraska JR QB 14 46 199 4.33 1 76 15 8 3
20 Rodrick Williams Jr. Minnesota FR RB 4 4 17 4.25 0 16 1 1 0
21 Donnell Kirkwood Minnesota SO RB 10 17 69 4.06 2 22 8 3 1
22 Josh Ferguson Illinois FR RB 3 4 16 4.00 0 9 2 0 0
22 Derek Day Penn State SR RB 3 4 16 4.00 0 9 1 0 0
24 Tyris Jones N'western SR RB 7 9 34 3.78 0 8 3 0 0
25 MarQueis Gray Minnesota SR QB 6 20 69 3.45 1 11 6 3 0
26 Devin Gardner Michigan JR QB 5 24 78 3.25 3 19 12 4 0
27 Ameer Abdullah Nebraska SO RB 10 16 51 3.19 2 7 9 0 0
28 Zach Zwinak Penn State SO RB 8 14 44 3.14 0 6 9 0 0
29 Fitzgerald Toussaint Michigan JR RB 7 8 25 3.13 0 10 4 1 0
30 D'Angelo Roberts Indiana SO RB 7 9 28 3.11 0 14 5 1 0
31 Braxton Miller Ohio State SO QB 12 43 133 3.09 3 55 17 6 2
32 Trevor Siemian N'western SO QB 6 6 18 3.00 0 9 1 0 0
32 Ralph Bolden Purdue SR RB 3 5 15 3.00 0 9 2 0 0
32 Tevin Coleman Indiana FR RB 5 5 15 3.00 0 7 3 0 0
35 Akeem Shavers Purdue SR RB 10 14 40 2.86 0 14 5 2 0
36 Rex Burkhead Nebraska SR RB 6 9 20 2.22 1 7 5 0 0
37 Philip Nelson Minnesota FR QB 6 12 23 1.92 0 25 4 2 1
38 Rob Henry Purdue JR QB 4 6 10 1.67 0 7 3 0 0
39 James Vandenberg Iowa SR QB 10 28 27 0.96 0 16 11 3 0
40 Nathan Scheelhaase Illinois JR QB 9 32 30 0.94 0 23 7 3 1
41 Caleb TerBush Purdue SR QB 8 14 12 0.86 0 15 5 2 0
41 Vincent Smith Michigan SR RB 5 7 6 0.86 0 4 2 0 0
43 Matthew McGloin Penn State SR QB 10 27 15 0.56 1 11 13 1 0
44 Reilly O'Toole Illinois SO QB 6 16 2 0.13 0 12 3 1 0
45 Nate Sudfeld Indiana FR QB 6 7 -5 -0.71 0 4 0 0 0
46 Robert Marve Purdue SR QB 6 13 -13 -1.00 0 15 3 2 0
47 Cameron Coffman Indiana SO QB 7 12 -19 -1.58 1 13 2 1 0
48 Max Shortell Minnesota SO QB 4 7 -17 -2.43 0 7 1 0 0
49 Andrew Maxwell Mich St JR QB 9 14 -56 -4.00 0 7 0 0 0
50 Joel Stave Wisconsin FR QB 5 9 -38 -4.22 0 3 2 0 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 4.0 rushing attempts on 3rd down.