2012 National 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 Jordan Lynch N Illinois JR QB 14 92 533 5.79 1 57 31 15 5
2 Stefphon Jefferson Nevada JR RB 13 92 531 5.77 2 52 25 12 4
2 Trent Steelman Army SR QB 12 67 330 4.93 1 56 25 11 4
4 Montee Ball Wisconsin SR RB 14 84 531 6.32 3 57 24 17 7
4 Kenjon Barner Oregon SR RB 12 67 396 5.91 0 42 24 16 3
6 Bishop Sankey Washington SO RB 13 81 484 5.98 0 40 23 16 4
7 Beau Blankenship Ohio JR RB 13 86 516 6.00 2 58 22 14 5
7 George Winn Cincinnati SR RB 13 62 449 7.24 2 58 22 13 5
7 Jahwan Edwards Ball State SO RB 13 70 420 6.00 0 27 22 11 2
7 Eddie Lacy Alabama JR RB 14 52 352 6.77 1 41 22 12 1
7 Raymond Maples Army JR RB 12 60 351 5.85 0 25 22 12 1
12 Stepfan Taylor Stanford SR RB 12 84 507 6.04 2 59 21 11 4
13 Antonio Andrews Western Ky JR RB 13 78 485 6.22 0 39 20 14 6
13 Johnny Manziel Texas A&M FR QB 12 50 471 9.42 1 48 20 14 9
13 Robbie Rouse Fresno St SR RB 13 73 466 6.38 1 51 20 11 5
13 Le'Veon Bell Mich St JR RB 12 80 402 5.03 0 30 20 9 3
13 Cody Getz Air Force SR RB 11 50 392 7.84 1 52 20 12 4
13 Joseph Randle Okla St JR RB 13 67 362 5.40 1 40 20 12 2
13 David Oku Ark St JR RB 13 58 345 5.95 0 40 20 9 3
13 Carlos Hyde Ohio State JR RB 10 49 291 5.94 0 29 20 10 5
13 Kain Colter N'western JR QB 11 53 265 5.00 0 26 20 10 4
22 Cody Fajardo Nevada SO QB 11 54 391 7.24 1 49 19 13 7
22 Kenny Williams Texas Tech SO RB 12 41 362 8.83 1 47 19 14 5
22 Braxton Miller Ohio State SO QB 12 62 340 5.48 1 55 19 14 2
22 Prince-Tyson Gulley Syracuse JR RB 13 60 307 5.12 1 55 19 10 2
22 Darrin Reaves UAB SO RB 12 56 299 5.34 0 18 19 9 0
27 Dri Archer Kent State JR RB 13 40 431 10.78 2 48 18 16 5
27 Latavius Murray UCF SR RB 9 47 361 7.68 2 50 18 10 5
27 D.J. Harper Boise St SR RB 13 54 357 6.61 1 43 18 9 5
27 Ka'Deem Carey Arizona SO RB 13 62 339 5.47 0 36 18 11 4
27 John White Utah SR RB 11 58 329 5.67 2 47 18 8 3
27 Taylor Kelly Ariz St SO QB 13 42 274 6.52 0 32 18 10 4
33 Kenneth Dixon La Tech FR RB 12 45 376 8.36 0 48 17 14 5
33 T.J. Yeldon Alabama FR RB 12 42 370 8.81 1 43 17 13 3
33 Akeem Shavers Purdue SR RB 13 47 356 7.57 1 40 17 15 4
33 Kasey Carrier New Mexico JR RB 12 55 321 5.84 1 59 17 7 2
33 Dareyon Chance W Mich JR RB 12 55 321 5.84 1 42 17 8 4
33 Andre Ellington Clemson SR RB 12 53 310 5.85 0 45 17 8 3
33 Michael Cox U Mass SR RB 11 51 281 5.51 0 24 17 9 2
40 Johnathan Franklin UCLA SR RB 14 65 369 5.68 1 51 16 10 5
40 Donnell Kirkwood Minnesota SO RB 12 67 308 4.60 0 26 16 10 2
40 Gee Gee Greene Navy SR RB 12 44 307 6.98 1 59 16 8 4
40 Giovani Bernard N Carolina SO RB 9 42 305 7.26 1 59 16 11 1
40 Ameer Abdullah Nebraska SO RB 12 50 276 5.52 0 26 16 9 4
40 Vintavious Cooper ECU JR RB 13 51 271 5.31 0 39 16 10 2
40 Tevin Washington Ga Tech SR QB 14 41 186 4.54 1 58 16 5 4
47 Ben Malena Texas A&M JR RB 13 39 368 9.44 2 59 15 11 5
47 Zurlon Tipton C Mich JR RB 13 53 353 6.66 1 48 15 11 4
47 Denard Robinson Michigan SR QB 11 47 286 6.09 2 58 15 7 3
47 Storm Woods Oregon St FR RB 12 53 279 5.26 0 38 15 7 1
47 Adam Muema SDSU SO RB 13 50 274 5.48 1 51 15 8 1
47 Charles Sims Houston JR RB 8 33 272 8.24 2 47 15 8 5
47 Montel Harris Temple SR RB 10 35 266 7.60 1 60 15 8 2
47 Damien Williams Oklahoma JR RB 11 50 238 4.76 1 48 15 7 1
47 John Pettigrew BGSU SR RB 10 36 198 5.50 0 29 15 5 1
56 Kerwynn Williams Utah State SR RB 13 49 379 7.73 2 58 14 8 7
56 Venric Mark N'western JR RB 13 49 348 7.10 1 48 14 9 5
56 Mark Weisman Iowa SO RB 9 58 298 5.14 0 44 14 8 3
56 Connor Dietz Air Force SR QB 13 42 217 5.17 1 49 14 6 1
56 Taylor Martinez Nebraska JR QB 14 52 199 3.83 0 29 14 6 1
56 Trey Watts Tulsa JR RB 12 38 186 4.89 0 19 14 4 0
56 Devin Campbell Buffalo FR RB 7 33 178 5.39 1 45 14 4 1
56 Walter Kazee SDSU SR RB 11 42 175 4.17 0 30 14 3 1
64 Todd Gurley Georgia FR RB 14 52 363 6.98 2 55 13 11 4
64 Trayion Durham Kent State SO RB 12 57 296 5.19 0 33 13 7 2
64 Lache Seastrunk Baylor SO RB 10 40 281 7.03 1 43 13 10 3
64 Tre Mason Auburn SO RB 12 42 277 6.60 0 40 13 10 2
64 Jerome Smith Syracuse JR RB 12 48 275 5.73 0 34 13 6 2
64 Senorise Perry Louisville JR RB 10 36 256 7.11 2 59 13 8 3
64 De'Anthony Thomas Oregon SO RB 10 24 250 10.42 2 59 13 8 3
64 Marlin Lane Jr. Tennessee SO RB 10 39 240 6.15 0 42 13 8 2
64 Shaun Rutherford Texas St SR QB 12 53 228 4.30 1 45 13 11 1
64 Collin Klein Kansas St SR QB 12 45 200 4.44 0 27 13 8 2
64 Andrew Buie WVU SO RB 13 43 199 4.63 0 23 13 7 2
64 Glasco Martin Baylor JR RB 13 33 195 5.91 0 25 13 5 3
64 Curtis McNeal USC SR RB 9 33 177 5.36 0 30 13 7 2
64 Trevone Boykin TCU FR QB 11 36 161 4.47 0 36 13 10 3
64 Keenan Reynolds Navy FR QB 9 47 132 2.81 0 37 13 5 2
79 LaDarius Perkins Miss St JR RB 11 57 295 5.18 1 44 12 10 2
79 Kendial Lawrence Missouri SR RB 12 48 273 5.69 0 38 12 5 2
79 Steward Butler Marshall FR RB 10 30 270 9.00 2 57 12 6 4
79 James White Wisconsin JR RB 13 37 266 7.19 2 50 12 9 5
79 Jordan Parker MTSU FR RB 10 47 245 5.21 1 58 12 5 3
79 Branden Oliver Buffalo JR RB 7 43 231 5.37 0 22 12 9 1
79 Zach Laskey Ga Tech SO RB 12 33 225 6.82 1 56 12 5 2
79 Zach Line SMU SR RB 13 53 224 4.23 0 29 12 8 1
79 Taylor McHargue Rice JR QB 12 44 223 5.07 2 47 12 8 4
79 Rajion Neal Tennessee JR RB 10 43 221 5.14 0 19 12 6 0
79 Jeremy Wright Louisville JR RB 13 52 221 4.25 0 25 12 8 2
79 Jawon Chisholm Akron SO RB 9 35 216 6.17 1 50 12 7 2
79 Anthon Samuel BGSU SO RB 12 51 213 4.18 0 24 12 6 2
79 De'Leon Eskridge SJSU SR RB 12 48 201 4.19 0 12 12 5 0
79 Vad Lee Ga Tech FR QB 9 21 197 9.38 1 41 12 8 3
79 Raymond Sanders III Kentucky JR RB 10 35 196 5.60 0 27 12 9 2
79 Noah Copeland Navy SO RB 11 43 195 4.53 0 19 12 4 0
79 Damon Bullock Iowa SO RB 6 33 178 5.39 0 15 12 3 0
79 Nathan Jeffery UTEP SO RB 9 36 155 4.31 0 22 12 6 1
79 Matt Scott Arizona SR QB 10 29 146 5.03 0 21 12 7 1
79 Tajh Boyd Clemson JR QB 12 55 102 1.85 0 24 12 6 1
100 David Fluellen Toledo JR RB 11 42 305 7.26 2 53 11 8 2
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards