2012 National Leaders Tackles - All Games through 01/07/2013

Name Team Yr Pos G Solo Assisted Total Total/G
1 Justin Cherocci C Mich SO LB 13 43 89 132 10.15
2 Dan Molls Toledo SR LB 13 86 80 166 12.77
2 Derrick Mathews Houston SO LB 12 46 80 126 10.50
4 Travis Freeman Ball State SR LB 13 50 79 129 9.92
5 Steve Greer Virginia SR LB 12 45 77 122 10.17
6 A.J. Johnson Tennessee SO LB 12 63 75 138 11.50
6 Kevin Minter LSU JR LB 13 55 75 130 10.00
8 Trevon Stewart Houston FR DB 12 52 74 126 10.50
9 Will Compton Nebraska SR LB 14 37 73 110 7.86
9 Jake Doughty Utah State JR LB 13 36 73 109 8.38
11 Shamari Benton C Mich JR LB 13 54 72 126 9.69
12 Geoffery Bacon Army SO LB 12 65 71 136 11.33
12 Perry McIntyre U Mass SR LB 12 61 71 132 11.00
12 Phillip Steward Houston SR LB 12 57 71 128 10.67
12 Zach Vigil Utah State JR LB 13 34 71 105 8.08
16 Greg Blair Cincinnati SR LB 13 68 70 138 10.62
17 Anthony Hitchens Iowa JR LB 11 56 68 124 11.27
17 Josh Fely UTEP SR LB 12 44 68 112 9.33
19 Marvin Burdette UAB SR LB 12 90 67 157 13.08
20 Khaseem Greene Rutgers SR LB 13 70 66 136 10.46
20 Albert Rosette Nevada SR LB 13 68 66 134 10.31
20 Cameron Lawrence Miss St SR LB 13 54 66 120 9.23
20 Nathan Herrold Ark St SR LB 13 48 66 114 8.77
24 Avery Williamson Kentucky JR LB 12 70 65 135 11.25
24 Okechukwu Okoroha Marshall SR DB 12 43 65 108 9.00
26 Nick Clancy BC SR LB 12 81 64 145 12.08
26 Jack Tyler Va Tech JR LB 13 55 64 119 9.15
26 Everett Daniels Houston SR LB 12 48 64 112 9.33
26 Gerald Hodges Penn State SR LB 12 45 64 109 9.08
30 Luke Batton Kent State SR LB 14 80 63 143 10.21
30 Dominick LeGrande Marshall SR DB 12 69 63 132 11.00
30 Desmond Bozeman W Mich JR LB 11 27 63 90 8.18
33 Kurt Mangum Akron SR LB 12 48 62 110 9.17
34 John Lotulelei UNLV SR LB 13 60 61 121 9.31
34 Yawin Smallwood U Conn SO LB 12 59 61 120 10.00
34 James Morris Iowa JR LB 12 52 61 113 9.42
34 Charles Harris Memphis SO LB 12 18 61 79 6.58
38 Max Bullough Mich St JR LB 13 51 59 110 8.46
38 Kyler Fackrell Utah State FR LB 13 28 59 87 6.69
38 Donald Coleman E Mich JR DB 11 26 59 85 7.73
38 Terry Easmon W Mich JR LB 12 24 59 83 6.92
42 Jake Johnson South Ala SR LB 13 73 58 131 10.08
42 A.J. Klein Iowa State SR LB 13 59 58 117 9.00
42 Manti Te'o Notre Dame SR LB 13 55 58 113 8.69
42 Terrance Plummer UCF SO LB 14 50 58 108 7.71
42 Justin Currie W Mich SO DB 12 40 58 98 8.17
42 Jory Johnson U Conn SR LB 12 37 58 95 7.92
42 Blake Poole E Mich SR LB 12 31 58 89 7.42
49 Benardrick McKinney Miss St FR LB 13 45 57 102 7.85
50 Eric Kendricks UCLA SO LB 14 93 56 149 10.64
50 Kemal Ishmael UCF SR DB 14 68 56 124 8.86
50 T.J. McDonald USC SR DB 13 54 56 110 8.46
50 Walt Canty Duke SR DB 13 53 56 109 8.38
50 Preston Brown Louisville JR LB 13 52 56 108 8.31
50 D.J. Hunter Marshall FR DB 12 46 56 102 8.50
50 LaRoy Reynolds Virginia SR LB 10 34 56 90 9.00
57 Clayton Geathers UCF SO DB 14 62 55 117 8.36
57 Daren Bates Auburn SR LB 12 39 55 94 7.83
59 Austin Niklas Air Force SR LB 13 74 54 128 9.85
59 Mike Taylor Wisconsin SR LB 14 69 54 123 8.79
59 Korey Jones Wyoming SR LB 12 49 54 103 8.58
59 Keith Smith SJSU JR LB 12 43 54 97 8.08
59 McKade Brady Utah State SR DB 12 39 54 93 7.75
59 Justin Cudworth E Mich SR LB 10 31 54 85 8.50
65 Chris Wade Miami (Oh) JR LB 12 75 53 128 10.67
65 Luke Wollet Kent State JR DB 14 66 53 119 8.50
65 Enrique Williams South Ala JR LB 13 52 53 105 8.08
65 Christian Kirksey Iowa JR LB 12 42 53 95 7.92
65 Ray Shipman UCF SR LB 12 38 53 91 7.58
65 Lee Skinner Buffalo SO LB 12 36 53 89 7.42
65 Mason Monheim Illinois FR LB 12 33 53 86 7.17
72 Bryce Hager Baylor SO LB 13 72 52 124 9.54
72 Zachary Orr N Texas JR LB 12 56 52 108 9.00
72 Hayes Pullard USC SO LB 13 55 52 107 8.23
72 Lamin Barrow LSU JR LB 13 52 52 104 8.00
72 Johnnie Simon W Mich JR DB 12 51 52 103 8.58
72 Brandon Ogletree BYU SR LB 13 49 52 101 7.77
72 Keith Moore Ohio JR LB 13 46 52 98 7.54
72 Trashaun Nixon NMSU JR LB 12 44 52 96 8.00
72 Tony Martin Ball State SR LB 13 38 52 90 6.92
72 Brandon Reeves UTSA SR LB 10 30 52 82 8.20
72 Alex Bellfy E Mich SR DB 12 29 52 81 6.75
83 Steve Beauharnais Rutgers SR LB 13 31 51 82 6.31
83 Bryan Bonilla NMSU JR LB 12 27 51 78 6.50
83 Lanston Tanyi CSU SR DL 12 26 51 77 6.42
83 Antonio Mitchum La Tech SR LB 12 25 51 76 6.33
83 Ryan Carrethers Ark St JR DL 13 17 51 68 5.23
88 Bryan Pali E Mich SR LB 9 33 50 83 9.22
89 Davis Cazares NMSU JR DB 12 67 49 116 9.67
89 Jonathan Davis UCF SR LB 14 50 49 99 7.07
89 R.J. Young La-Monroe SR LB 13 45 49 94 7.23
89 Eric Reid LSU JR DB 13 42 49 91 7.00
89 Jahleel Addae C Mich SR DB 13 40 49 89 6.85
94 J.C. Percy Boise St SR LB 13 70 48 118 9.08
94 Alec Ogletree Georgia JR LB 10 63 48 111 11.10
94 Chris Borland Wisconsin JR LB 13 56 48 104 8.00
94 Robert Bell Toledo SR LB 13 52 48 100 7.69
94 Byron Jones U Conn SO DB 12 39 48 87 7.25
94 Jermaine Holmes Marshall SO LB 12 33 48 81 6.75
100 Michael Mauti Penn State SR LB 11 49 47 96 8.73