2012 National Leaders Rushing - On 3rd Down, 1-3 Yards To Go through 01/07/2013

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Brandon Ross Maryland FR RB 3 3 77 25.67 0 71 2 1 1
2 Ryan Jackson Houston FR RB 4 4 78 19.50 2 72 2 2 1
3 Keith Marshall Georgia FR RB 7 7 99 14.14 1 62 5 3 1
4 Curtis McNeal USC SR RB 4 6 82 13.67 0 62 5 2 1
4 Blaire Sullivan UTEP FR QB 2 3 41 13.67 0 40 1 1 1
6 Jeff Woody Iowa State JR RB 4 4 54 13.50 0 43 3 1 1
7 Curt Phillips Wisconsin SR QB 3 4 53 13.25 0 52 3 1 1
8 Chris Nwoke CSU JR RB 5 8 103 12.88 1 72 6 1 1
9 Cole Gautsche New Mexico FR QB 5 6 73 12.17 0 53 4 2 1
10 Kevin Grooms Marshall FR RB 3 5 60 12.00 1 45 5 1 1
11 Alex Zordich Buffalo JR QB 6 6 71 11.83 0 36 5 3 1
12 Ryan Katz SDSU SR QB 2 4 47 11.75 1 32 3 1 1
13 Martese Jackson FAU JR RB 1 3 34 11.33 0 28 2 1 1
14 Larry Dixon Army SO RB 7 10 110 11.00 0 37 7 4 2
15 Terron Ward Oregon St SO RB 4 5 54 10.80 1 47 2 1 1
16 James White Iowa State JR RB 7 7 75 10.71 1 56 5 2 1
17 Trey Burton Florida JR RB 3 3 32 10.67 0 24 3 1 1
18 Devonta Freeman FSU SO RB 4 5 52 10.40 0 47 3 1 1
19 Kerwynn Williams Utah State SR RB 9 12 124 10.33 2 86 6 2 2
20 Alonzo Harris La-Lafytte SO RB 6 10 101 10.10 2 68 4 2 2
21 Rolandan Finch BC JR RB 4 4 39 9.75 0 19 3 2 0
22 Thomas Rawls Michigan SO RB 7 10 97 9.70 1 63 7 2 1
23 Imani Cross Nebraska FR RB 5 12 115 9.58 2 44 10 3 3
24 Adam Muema SDSU SO RB 12 26 248 9.54 1 83 17 4 3
25 Jon Lee Air Force SO RB 5 8 76 9.50 0 52 5 1 1
26 Philip Nelson Minnesota FR QB 2 3 28 9.33 0 25 3 1 1
27 Roderick McDowell Clemson JR RB 3 4 36 9.00 1 16 3 2 0
27 Milton Knox Fresno St SR RB 3 3 27 9.00 0 17 3 1 0
29 Carl Winston Wash St SR RB 2 4 35 8.75 0 27 3 1 1
29 Raymond Sanders III Kentucky JR RB 4 4 35 8.75 0 27 2 1 1
31 Senorise Perry Louisville JR RB 7 14 121 8.64 2 59 10 2 2
32 Jordan Parker MTSU FR RB 6 10 86 8.60 1 58 5 2 1
33 Orwin Smith Ga Tech SR RB 4 7 60 8.57 0 33 4 3 1
34 Branden Oliver Buffalo JR RB 5 9 76 8.44 0 36 7 2 1
35 Martin Hyppolite U Conn JR RB 4 7 58 8.29 1 50 4 1 1
36 Marquise Williams N Carolina FR QB 2 4 32 8.00 1 16 3 1 0
36 Trey Williams Texas A&M FR RB 3 4 32 8.00 0 20 3 1 1
36 Jameel Poteat Cincinnati SO RB 2 3 24 8.00 0 18 2 1 0
36 Bo Snelson Navy SR RB 3 3 24 8.00 0 15 2 2 0
40 Torrey Pierce La-Lafytte FR RB 3 4 31 7.75 1 15 4 1 0
40 Jerrell Rhodes Memphis JR RB 3 4 31 7.75 0 19 3 1 0
40 Zack Langer Tulsa FR RB 3 4 31 7.75 0 12 4 1 0
43 Bronson Hill E Mich SO RB 3 3 23 7.67 0 17 2 1 0
44 Malcolm Brown Texas SO RB 3 4 30 7.50 1 21 3 1 1
45 Zach Line SMU SR RB 5 8 58 7.25 1 23 8 2 2
45 Akeem Daniels N Illinois JR RB 4 4 29 7.25 2 16 2 2 0
45 Danté Butler Tulane SO RB 4 4 29 7.25 0 15 4 1 0
48 Onterio McCalebb Auburn SR RB 6 9 65 7.22 1 38 5 1 1
49 Robbie Rouse Fresno St SR RB 12 25 178 7.12 2 51 16 4 2
50 Prince-Tyson Gulley Syracuse JR RB 9 18 126 7.00 1 55 16 2 1
50 Jeremy Smith Okla St JR RB 7 10 70 7.00 2 23 5 3 1
50 Geno Smith WVU SR QB 5 4 28 7.00 1 28 2 1 1
50 Michael Dobson ECU JR RB 2 3 21 7.00 0 15 3 1 0
54 Marcus Curry Texas St SR RB 7 9 62 6.89 1 31 5 2 1
55 Brandon Miller Wyoming JR RB 4 6 41 6.83 0 25 5 1 1
56 Joe Hill Utah State SO RB 3 5 34 6.80 1 21 4 1 1
56 Tyler Anderson Oregon St SO RB 4 5 34 6.80 0 25 5 1 1
58 Randall Mackey Miss SR ATH 4 4 27 6.75 0 14 4 1 0
59 Kenny Hilliard LSU SO RB 8 14 93 6.64 2 60 7 1 1
60 Jerome Smith Syracuse JR RB 10 24 159 6.63 2 35 16 4 2
61 Jalen Richard USM FR RB 6 8 52 6.50 2 29 5 3 1
62 Connor Dietz Air Force SR QB 10 19 123 6.47 3 49 12 4 1
63 Dri Archer Kent State JR RB 5 7 45 6.43 1 15 5 2 0
64 Taylor Kelly Ariz St SO QB 6 8 51 6.38 0 24 6 2 1
65 D.J. Morgan USC SO RB 2 3 19 6.33 0 20 1 1 1
66 Ray Holley La Tech SR RB 7 10 63 6.30 1 17 9 3 0
67 Latavius Murray UCF SR RB 8 12 75 6.25 1 42 8 2 2
67 James Baker Idaho JR RB 6 8 50 6.25 0 22 5 3 1
69 Trey Watts Tulsa JR RB 8 17 106 6.24 0 48 13 2 1
70 Jhurell Pressley New Mexico FR RB 5 6 37 6.17 1 23 4 1 1
71 Brandin Byrd N Texas JR RB 10 15 92 6.13 1 61 5 3 1
72 Kolton Browning La-Monroe JR QB 10 18 110 6.11 4 39 10 4 2
72 Marion Grice Ariz St JR RB 6 9 55 6.11 2 18 7 2 0
74 Denard Robinson Michigan SR QB 9 16 97 6.06 0 40 13 2 1
75 Cody Fajardo Nevada SO QB 9 19 115 6.05 3 42 14 4 1
75 Theo Riddick Notre Dame SR RB 10 19 115 6.05 1 55 14 1 1
77 Taylor Cox Kansas JR RB 8 14 84 6.00 0 39 10 2 1
77 Charles Ross Rice JR RB 8 10 60 6.00 0 13 8 2 0
77 B.J. Bostic Ga Tech SO RB 3 3 18 6.00 0 7 3 0 0
80 John Pettigrew BGSU SR RB 9 18 106 5.89 2 29 15 2 2
81 David Oku Ark St JR RB 12 30 174 5.80 5 40 22 5 1
81 Josh Harris Wk Forest JR RB 6 10 58 5.80 0 43 5 2 1
83 Ka'Deem Carey Arizona SO RB 11 20 115 5.75 4 25 13 4 2
83 Zac Stacy Vanderbilt SR RB 9 16 92 5.75 2 27 11 3 2
85 B.J. Daniels S Florida SR QB 6 12 68 5.67 1 15 10 4 0
86 Logan Thomas Va Tech JR QB 10 28 158 5.64 1 73 19 3 1
86 Johnathan Gray Texas FR RB 9 14 79 5.64 0 19 10 2 0
88 Jeremy Brown N Texas SR RB 5 8 45 5.63 0 14 6 2 0
89 Byron Marshall Oregon FR RB 6 10 56 5.60 0 25 7 1 1
90 Montel Harris Temple SR RB 8 17 95 5.59 4 24 10 4 1
91 Kenjon Barner Oregon SR RB 11 22 122 5.55 2 42 17 3 1
92 Kevin Parks Virginia SO RB 9 13 71 5.46 1 49 5 1 1
93 Walter Kazee SDSU SR RB 8 17 92 5.41 3 22 14 1 1
94 I'Tavius Mathers Miss FR RB 4 5 27 5.40 0 14 3 1 0
95 Jaquise Cook Memphis JR RB 2 3 16 5.33 0 10 2 1 0
95 Travaughn Colwell NMSU SO QB 3 3 16 5.33 0 8 2 0 0
97 Will Gregory Hawai'i FR RB 6 7 37 5.29 2 12 5 2 0
98 T.J. Yeldon Alabama FR RB 7 8 42 5.25 1 15 4 3 0
99 Beau Blankenship Ohio JR RB 9 18 94 5.22 4 29 11 3 1
100 Michael Alisa BYU JR RB 2 5 26 5.20 0 14 5 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 3.0 rushing attempts on 3rd down, 1-3 yards to go.