2012 National Leaders Rushing - Games vs. Ranked Teams Only (AP Poll) through 01/07/2013

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Montee Ball Wisconsin SR RB 6 167 786 4.71 9 27.83 131.00
2 Joseph Randle Okla St JR RB 3 61 355 5.82 6 20.33 118.33
2 Bishop Sankey Washington SO RB 5 108 561 5.19 6 21.60 112.20
2 Todd Gurley Georgia FR RB 5 102 534 5.24 6 20.40 106.80
2 Eddie Lacy Alabama JR RB 5 76 531 6.99 6 15.20 106.20
2 Jeremy Hill LSU FR RB 5 78 490 6.28 6 15.60 98.00
2 Mike Gillislee Florida SR RB 7 139 598 4.30 6 19.86 85.43
2 Blake Bell Oklahoma SO QB 4 19 46 2.42 6 4.75 11.50
9 Carlos Hyde Ohio State JR RB 2 54 286 5.30 5 27.00 143.00
9 Ka'Deem Carey Arizona SO RB 3 67 326 4.87 5 22.33 108.67
9 Kenneth Dixon La Tech FR RB 3 49 253 5.16 5 16.33 84.33
12 James Sims Kansas JR RB 4 102 484 4.75 4 25.50 121.00
12 Le'Veon Bell Mich St JR RB 6 174 721 4.14 4 29.00 120.17
12 Lache Seastrunk Baylor SO RB 3 41 332 8.10 4 13.67 110.67
12 T.J. Yeldon Alabama FR RB 5 78 477 6.12 4 15.60 95.40
12 Storm Woods Oregon St FR RB 3 52 282 5.42 4 17.33 94.00
12 Glasco Martin Baylor JR RB 3 51 258 5.06 4 17.00 86.00
12 John Hubert Kansas St JR RB 3 54 256 4.74 4 18.00 85.33
12 Collin Klein Kansas St SR QB 3 53 217 4.09 4 17.67 72.33
12 Nick Florence Baylor SR QB 3 35 199 5.69 4 11.67 66.33
12 Silas Redd USC JR RB 3 43 186 4.33 4 14.33 62.00
12 De'Anthony Thomas Oregon SO RB 3 26 180 6.92 4 8.67 60.00
12 Marcus Lattimore S Carolina JR RB 5 63 267 4.24 4 12.60 53.40
12 Christine Michael Texas A&M SR RB 3 33 87 2.64 4 11.00 29.00
12 James White Wisconsin JR RB 6 36 163 4.53 4 6.00 27.17
12 Bo Wallace Miss SO QB 6 64 75 1.17 4 10.67 12.50
27 Kerwynn Williams Utah State SR RB 1 15 176 11.73 3 15.00 176.00
27 Larry Dixon Army SO RB 1 28 136 4.86 3 28.00 136.00
27 Johnathan Franklin UCLA SR RB 4 78 521 6.68 3 19.50 130.25
27 Cody Getz Air Force SR RB 1 26 130 5.00 3 26.00 130.00
27 Venric Mark N'western JR RB 3 63 345 5.48 3 21.00 115.00
27 Johnny Manziel Texas A&M FR QB 4 69 408 5.91 3 17.25 102.00
27 Andrew Buie WVU SO RB 3 58 304 5.24 3 19.33 101.33
27 Stephen Houston Indiana JR RB 2 22 182 8.27 3 11.00 91.00
27 Prince-Tyson Gulley Syracuse JR RB 2 22 148 6.73 3 11.00 74.00
27 Ameer Abdullah Nebraska SO RB 4 57 278 4.88 3 14.25 69.50
27 EJ Manuel FSU SR QB 3 29 182 6.28 3 9.67 60.67
27 Jeff Scott Miss JR RB 6 97 359 3.70 3 16.17 59.83
27 Lonnie Pryor FSU SR RB 3 10 162 16.20 3 3.33 54.00
27 Taylor Martinez Nebraska JR QB 4 70 209 2.99 3 17.50 52.25
27 Tevin Washington Ga Tech SR QB 3 35 144 4.11 3 11.67 48.00
27 Jamaal Williams BYU FR RB 5 62 239 3.85 3 12.40 47.80
27 MarQueis Gray Minnesota SR QB 3 11 93 8.45 3 3.67 31.00
27 Jeff Driskel Florida SO QB 7 81 161 1.99 3 11.57 23.00
27 Randall Mackey Miss SR ATH 6 30 127 4.23 3 5.00 21.17
27 Matt Jones Florida FR RB 6 19 118 6.21 3 3.17 19.67
27 Devin Gardner Michigan JR QB 6 28 43 1.54 3 4.67 7.17
27 A.J. Johnson Tennessee SO LB 5 8 14 1.75 3 1.60 2.80
27 James Vandenberg Iowa SR QB 4 34 2 0.06 3 8.50 0.50
50 Adam Muema SDSU SO RB 2 50 329 6.58 2 25.00 164.50
50 Stefphon Jefferson Nevada JR RB 1 28 139 4.96 2 28.00 139.00
50 Kenjon Barner Oregon SR RB 3 80 407 5.09 2 26.67 135.67
50 Stepfan Taylor Stanford SR RB 4 106 493 4.65 2 26.50 123.25
50 Tavon Austin WVU SR WR 3 22 350 15.91 2 7.33 116.67
50 Trent Steelman Army SR QB 1 27 116 4.30 2 27.00 116.00
50 Chris Thompson FSU SR RB 1 15 103 6.87 2 15.00 103.00
50 Zach Zwinak Penn State SO RB 3 61 304 4.98 2 20.33 101.33
50 Isi Sofele California SR RB 4 64 337 5.27 2 16.00 84.25
50 Horactio Banks Ball State FR RB 2 18 163 9.06 2 9.00 81.50
50 Marcus Mariota Oregon FR QB 3 28 236 8.43 2 9.33 78.67
50 Denard Robinson Michigan SR QB 5 79 385 4.87 2 15.80 77.00
50 Tre Mason Auburn SO RB 6 83 440 5.30 2 13.83 73.33
50 Christian Powell Colorado FR RB 2 26 138 5.31 2 13.00 69.00
50 Walter Kazee SDSU SR RB 2 29 127 4.38 2 14.50 63.50
50 Kendial Lawrence Missouri SR RB 6 84 358 4.26 2 14.00 59.67
50 Kenny Williams Texas Tech SO RB 3 40 176 4.40 2 13.33 58.67
50 Logan Thomas Va Tech JR QB 2 31 112 3.61 2 15.50 56.00
50 Cole Gautsche New Mexico FR QB 2 24 106 4.42 2 12.00 53.00
50 Ben Malena Texas A&M JR RB 4 37 211 5.70 2 9.25 52.75
50 Raymond Sanders III Kentucky JR RB 5 52 249 4.79 2 10.40 49.80
50 Brendan Bigelow California SO RB 4 17 199 11.71 2 4.25 49.75
50 John Pettigrew BGSU SR RB 2 15 97 6.47 2 7.50 48.50
50 Matthew Tucker TCU SR RB 3 29 141 4.86 2 9.67 47.00
50 James Wilder, Jr. FSU SO RB 3 23 130 5.65 2 7.67 43.33
50 Marcus Curry Texas St SR RB 2 16 85 5.31 2 8.00 42.50
50 Brett Hundley UCLA FR QB 4 46 168 3.65 2 11.50 42.00
50 Ralph David Abernathy IV Cincinnati SO RB 1 10 39 3.90 2 10.00 39.00
50 B.J. Daniels S Florida SR QB 2 27 72 2.67 2 13.50 36.00
50 Anthon Samuel BGSU SO RB 2 30 71 2.37 2 15.00 35.50
50 Keith Marshall Georgia FR RB 5 36 162 4.50 2 7.20 32.40
50 Tajh Boyd Clemson JR QB 3 64 92 1.44 2 21.33 30.67
50 SaDale Foster Texas Tech JR ATH 3 19 87 4.58 2 6.33 29.00
50 Everett Golson Notre Dame SO QB 4 32 98 3.06 2 8.00 24.50
50 D'Angelo Roberts Indiana SO RB 2 11 47 4.27 2 5.50 23.50
50 Terron Ward Oregon St SO RB 3 17 45 2.65 2 5.67 15.00
50 Brett Smith Wyoming SO QB 2 21 27 1.29 2 10.50 13.50
87 Raymond Maples Army JR RB 1 23 159 6.91 1 23.00 159.00
87 Damon Bullock Iowa SO RB 2 52 257 4.94 1 26.00 128.50
87 Braxton Miller Ohio State SO QB 2 36 243 6.75 1 18.00 121.50
87 Orwin Smith Ga Tech SR RB 1 7 117 16.71 1 7.00 117.00
87 Montel Harris Temple SR RB 1 15 115 7.67 1 15.00 115.00
87 Branden Oliver Buffalo JR RB 1 30 111 3.70 1 30.00 111.00
87 Dareyon Chance W Mich JR RB 1 23 97 4.22 1 23.00 97.00
87 Ray Graham Pittsburgh SR RB 2 30 192 6.40 1 15.00 96.00
87 Robbie Rouse Fresno St SR RB 2 52 192 3.69 1 26.00 96.00
87 Rex Burkhead Nebraska SR RB 3 42 272 6.48 1 14.00 90.67
87 Jerome Smith Syracuse JR RB 2 28 178 6.36 1 14.00 89.00
87 Desmond Johnson USM SR RB 3 37 260 7.03 1 12.33 86.67
87 Rajion Neal Tennessee JR RB 3 59 252 4.27 1 19.67 84.00
87 Jeremy Wright Louisville JR RB 1 25 84 3.36 1 25.00 84.00