2012 National Leaders Rushing - On 3rd Down, 7-9 Yards To Go through 01/07/2013

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Matt Brown Temple SR RB 1 2 59 29.50 1 56 1 1 1
2 Brandon Hayes Memphis JR RB 3 3 70 23.33 1 46 2 2 2
3 Horactio Banks Ball State FR RB 2 2 38 19.00 0 28 2 2 1
4 Darrin Reaves UAB SO RB 2 2 36 18.00 0 29 1 1 1
5 Deon Anthony Troy JR QB 1 2 31 15.50 1 18 2 2 0
6 Jordan Lynch N Illinois JR QB 10 19 267 14.05 4 73 9 8 4
7 Garrett Gilbert SMU JR QB 9 12 164 13.67 1 74 8 5 3
8 LaDarius Perkins Miss St JR RB 2 2 26 13.00 0 20 1 1 1
9 Denard Robinson Michigan SR QB 4 4 51 12.75 1 36 2 1 1
10 Connor Dietz Air Force SR QB 5 7 86 12.29 0 48 3 2 1
11 Johnny Manziel Texas A&M FR QB 8 12 136 11.33 2 30 8 7 3
11 Matt Scott Arizona SR QB 3 3 34 11.33 0 19 2 2 0
13 Jahwan Edwards Ball State SO RB 3 3 33 11.00 0 19 1 1 0
14 Clint Chelf Okla St JR QB 3 3 32 10.67 0 21 2 2 1
15 David Piland Houston SO QB 3 4 42 10.50 0 21 2 2 1
16 Andre Givens BGSU FR RB 3 3 31 10.33 1 27 1 1 1
17 Marcus Mariota Oregon FR QB 5 7 70 10.00 0 28 4 2 1
17 Solomon Patton Florida JR WR 1 2 20 10.00 0 14 1 1 0
17 Cody Getz Air Force SR RB 2 2 20 10.00 0 14 1 1 0
17 Eddie Lacy Alabama JR RB 2 2 20 10.00 0 11 2 1 0
21 Antonio Andrews Western Ky JR RB 5 7 68 9.71 0 38 3 2 1
22 Dennis Johnson Arkansas SR RB 2 3 29 9.67 0 17 1 1 0
23 Kyle Hammonds Ohio FR RB 2 2 18 9.00 0 18 1 1 0
23 Mike James Miami (Fl) SR RB 2 2 18 9.00 0 17 1 1 0
23 Torrey Pierce La-Lafytte FR RB 2 2 18 9.00 0 15 1 1 0
23 Jerome Smith Syracuse JR RB 2 2 18 9.00 0 11 1 1 0
27 Stepfan Taylor Stanford SR RB 4 5 44 8.80 0 19 1 2 0
28 Josh Nunes Stanford SR QB 2 2 17 8.50 0 16 1 1 0
28 Kevin Grooms Marshall FR RB 2 2 17 8.50 0 11 1 1 0
30 Jordan Parker MTSU FR RB 4 4 33 8.25 0 18 2 1 0
31 Dalton Williams Akron SR QB 2 2 16 8.00 0 12 1 1 0
31 Terrance Timmons South Ala FR RB 1 2 16 8.00 0 9 1 0 0
33 Alex Zordich Buffalo JR QB 3 4 31 7.75 0 22 2 1 1
33 Giovani Bernard N Carolina SO RB 4 4 31 7.75 0 16 2 1 0
35 Kevin Hogan Stanford SO QB 4 5 37 7.40 0 20 2 2 1
36 B.J. Daniels S Florida SR QB 4 5 36 7.20 1 20 2 2 1
37 Zac Dysert Miami (Oh) SR QB 4 6 43 7.17 0 12 4 2 0
38 EJ Manuel FSU SR QB 6 8 56 7.00 0 28 4 3 1
38 Trent Steelman Army SR QB 7 7 49 7.00 0 17 3 3 0
38 Brendon Kay Cincinnati SR QB 2 4 28 7.00 0 26 1 2 1
38 Robbie Rouse Fresno St SR RB 2 3 21 7.00 0 10 2 1 0
38 Jared Barnett Iowa State SO QB 3 3 21 7.00 0 10 2 1 0
38 Terrance Broadway La-Lafytte SO QB 3 3 21 7.00 0 10 1 1 0
38 Romar Morris N Carolina FR RB 2 2 14 7.00 0 10 1 1 0
38 Kyle Pohl Akron FR QB 1 2 14 7.00 0 9 1 0 0
38 Ken Malcome Georgia SO RB 2 2 14 7.00 0 9 1 0 0
47 Terrance Owens Toledo JR QB 5 8 55 6.88 0 12 5 2 0
48 Kasey Carrier New Mexico JR RB 7 10 68 6.80 0 18 4 2 0
48 C.J. Bennett South Ala SO QB 3 5 34 6.80 0 10 2 2 0
50 Caleb TerBush Purdue SR QB 3 4 26 6.50 0 15 1 1 0
50 Barrington Scott Ball State JR RB 2 2 13 6.50 0 11 1 1 0
50 Stephen Houston Indiana JR RB 2 2 13 6.50 0 11 1 1 0
50 Wes Brown Maryland FR RB 1 2 13 6.50 0 7 0 0 0
54 Stephen Morris Miami (Fl) JR QB 6 6 38 6.33 0 19 3 2 0
54 Eric Stephens Jr. Texas Tech SR RB 3 3 19 6.33 0 13 1 1 0
56 Ryan Nassib Syracuse SR QB 3 4 25 6.25 0 7 3 0 0
57 Chuckie Keeton Utah State SO QB 4 5 31 6.20 0 23 2 2 1
58 Brynn Harvey UCF SR RB 2 2 12 6.00 0 10 1 1 0
58 Cedric Thompson UCF FR RB 1 2 12 6.00 0 9 1 0 0
60 Zac Stacy Vanderbilt SR RB 6 7 41 5.86 0 13 3 2 0
61 Logan Kilgore MTSU JR QB 4 5 29 5.80 0 14 3 3 0
62 Raymond Maples Army JR RB 6 9 52 5.78 1 22 3 2 1
63 Jawon Chisholm Akron SO RB 3 3 17 5.67 0 8 0 0 0
64 Joseph Randle Okla St JR RB 2 2 11 5.50 1 7 0 0 0
64 Arsenio Favor USM SO QB 2 2 11 5.50 0 7 0 0 0
66 Prince-Tyson Gulley Syracuse JR RB 3 4 21 5.25 0 13 1 1 0
67 Bishop Sankey Washington SO RB 6 6 30 5.00 0 8 0 0 0
67 Shawn Petty Maryland FR LB 3 3 15 5.00 0 7 0 0 0
67 Anthon Samuel BGSU SO RB 2 2 10 5.00 0 9 1 0 0
67 Brandin Byrd N Texas JR RB 2 2 10 5.00 0 6 0 0 0
71 Kolton Browning La-Monroe JR QB 4 5 24 4.80 0 16 2 1 0
72 Clinton Granger Temple JR QB 3 3 14 4.67 0 19 1 1 0
72 Trey Miller Navy JR QB 3 3 14 4.67 0 6 0 0 0
72 Josh Harris Wk Forest JR RB 2 3 14 4.67 0 6 0 0 0
75 Tajh Boyd Clemson JR QB 6 8 37 4.63 0 14 4 4 0
76 Nick Florence Baylor SR QB 5 5 23 4.60 0 10 2 2 0
77 Ka'Deem Carey Arizona SO RB 2 2 9 4.50 0 7 0 0 0
77 Marlin Lane Jr. Tennessee SO RB 2 2 9 4.50 0 6 0 0 0
77 Taylor Cox Kansas JR RB 2 2 9 4.50 0 5 0 0 0
80 E.J. Hilliard FIU FR QB 2 3 13 4.33 0 7 0 0 0
80 Trevone Boykin TCU FR QB 3 3 13 4.33 0 6 0 0 0
82 Devin Campbell Buffalo FR RB 5 5 21 4.20 0 11 1 1 0
82 Teddy Bridgewater Louisville SO QB 5 5 21 4.20 0 9 2 0 0
84 Jalen Whitlow Kentucky FR QB 3 6 25 4.17 0 18 3 2 0
85 Brett Hundley UCLA FR QB 6 10 40 4.00 0 25 2 3 1
85 Shaun Rutherford Texas St SR QB 3 4 16 4.00 0 22 1 1 1
85 Eric Soza UTSA JR QB 3 3 12 4.00 1 9 0 0 0
85 Blake Bortles UCF SO QB 3 3 12 4.00 0 10 2 2 0
85 Matt McIntosh N Illinois FR QB 2 3 12 4.00 0 10 1 1 0
85 Andre Williams BC JR RB 2 3 12 4.00 0 8 0 0 0
85 Ty MacArthur Air Force JR WR 1 2 8 4.00 0 7 0 0 0
92 Taylor McHargue Rice JR QB 10 15 59 3.93 1 15 6 5 0
93 Steele Jantz Iowa State SR QB 5 6 23 3.83 0 20 2 2 1
94 Everett Golson Notre Dame SO QB 4 5 19 3.80 0 9 2 0 0
95 Graham Wilbert FAU SR QB 4 4 15 3.75 0 23 2 1 1
96 SaDale Foster Texas Tech JR ATH 2 3 11 3.67 0 12 1 1 0
96 Adam Dingwell SDSU SO QB 2 3 11 3.67 0 10 1 1 0
98 Phillip Sims Virginia SO QB 2 2 7 3.50 0 13 1 1 0
98 Storm Woods Oregon St FR RB 1 2 7 3.50 0 8 1 0 0
98 Kenny Williams Texas Tech SO RB 2 2 7 3.50 0 8 0 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 2.0 rushing attempts on 3rd down, 7-9 yards to go.