2012 Big Ten Conference Leaders Rushing - From Own 40 to Opponent's 40 Yard Line through 01/07/2013

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Melvin Gordon Wisconsin FR RB 7 17 196 11.53 1 56 6 5 3
2 Rex Burkhead Nebraska SR RB 7 20 174 8.70 1 57 8 5 3
3 Stephen Houston Indiana JR RB 10 29 227 7.83 2 59 10 4 2
4 Braylon Heard Nebraska SO RB 7 9 70 7.78 0 15 3 2 0
5 Akeem Hunt Purdue SO RB 8 15 115 7.67 1 56 3 3 3
6 Akeem Shavers Purdue SR RB 13 47 356 7.57 1 40 17 15 4
7 James White Wisconsin JR RB 13 37 266 7.19 2 50 12 9 5
8 Venric Mark N'western JR RB 13 49 348 7.10 1 48 14 9 5
9 Devin Gardner Michigan JR QB 3 7 49 7.00 0 19 5 1 0
10 Curt Phillips Wisconsin SR QB 4 8 52 6.50 0 38 3 1 1
11 Rod Smith Ohio State SO RB 6 16 103 6.44 0 28 5 3 1
12 Dami Ayoola Illinois FR RB 3 7 45 6.43 0 13 2 1 0
13 Montee Ball Wisconsin SR RB 14 84 531 6.32 3 57 24 17 7
14 Fitzgerald Toussaint Michigan JR RB 10 36 221 6.14 1 50 5 6 3
15 Denard Robinson Michigan SR QB 11 47 286 6.09 2 58 15 7 3
16 Zach Zwinak Penn State SO RB 9 49 291 5.94 1 50 9 6 1
16 Carlos Hyde Ohio State JR RB 10 49 291 5.94 0 29 20 10 5
18 Isaiah Roundtree Indiana SO RB 6 8 47 5.88 0 16 0 1 0
19 Ameer Abdullah Nebraska SO RB 12 50 276 5.52 0 26 16 9 4
20 Braxton Miller Ohio State SO QB 12 62 340 5.48 1 55 19 14 2
21 Damon Bullock Iowa SO RB 6 33 178 5.39 0 15 12 3 0
22 Mark Weisman Iowa SO RB 9 58 298 5.14 0 44 14 8 3
23 Tevin Coleman Indiana FR RB 5 11 56 5.09 0 11 5 1 0
24 Le'Veon Bell Mich St JR RB 12 80 402 5.03 0 30 20 9 3
25 Kain Colter N'western JR QB 11 53 265 5.00 0 26 20 10 4
26 Rodrick Williams Jr. Minnesota FR RB 7 15 72 4.80 0 16 3 1 0
27 Bill Belton Penn State SO RB 5 13 61 4.69 0 16 2 2 0
28 Donnell Kirkwood Minnesota SO RB 12 67 308 4.60 0 26 16 10 2
29 Mike Trumpy N'western JR RB 8 27 120 4.44 0 24 9 4 2
30 Greg Garmon Iowa FR RB 4 10 44 4.40 0 12 2 1 0
31 Derek Day Penn State SR RB 3 11 48 4.36 0 11 2 1 0
32 Donovonn Young Illinois SO RB 7 28 117 4.18 0 13 7 5 0
33 Taylor Martinez Nebraska JR QB 14 52 199 3.83 0 29 14 6 1
34 D'Angelo Roberts Indiana SO RB 9 29 106 3.66 0 21 7 3 1
35 Imani Cross Nebraska FR RB 4 12 42 3.50 0 8 5 0 0
36 Ralph Bolden Purdue SR RB 6 18 62 3.44 0 14 3 1 0
37 Michael Zordich Penn State SR RB 6 22 73 3.32 0 14 4 2 0
37 Josh Ferguson Illinois FR RB 8 19 63 3.32 0 12 5 1 0
39 Tyris Jones N'western SR RB 4 7 20 2.86 0 6 2 0 0
40 Philip Nelson Minnesota FR QB 7 27 75 2.78 0 25 5 2 1
41 Caleb TerBush Purdue SR QB 7 13 36 2.77 0 9 3 0 0
42 MarQueis Gray Minnesota SR QB 6 24 62 2.58 0 14 5 3 0
43 Nathan Scheelhaase Illinois JR QB 7 27 69 2.56 0 24 8 1 1
44 James Gillum Minnesota JR RB 4 7 17 2.43 0 5 1 0 0
45 Treyvon Green N'western SO RB 5 10 24 2.40 0 7 0 0 0
46 Thomas Rawls Michigan SO RB 5 13 30 2.31 0 6 2 0 0
47 Max Shortell Minnesota SO QB 6 12 12 1.00 0 14 4 3 0
48 Vincent Smith Michigan SR RB 4 8 7 0.88 0 6 0 0 0
49 Rob Henry Purdue JR QB 7 11 9 0.82 0 9 2 0 0
50 Robert Marve Purdue SR QB 7 13 8 0.62 0 15 3 3 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 7.0 rushing attempts from own 40 to opponent's 40 yard line.