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

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Dri Archer Kent State JR RB 13 147 1414 9.62 15 11.31 108.77
2 Rocky Hayes Ark St FR DB 11 52 491 9.44 3 4.73 44.64
3 Denard Robinson Michigan SR QB 6 98 881 8.99 5 16.33 146.83
4 Melvin Gordon Wisconsin FR RB 8 39 332 8.51 2 4.88 41.50
5 Ty MacArthur Air Force JR WR 12 52 441 8.48 2 4.33 36.75
6 De'Anthony Thomas Oregon SO RB 10 66 521 7.89 7 6.60 52.10
7 Orwin Smith Ga Tech SR RB 11 72 565 7.85 4 6.55 51.36
8 Cole Gautsche New Mexico FR QB 9 85 654 7.69 5 9.44 72.67
9 George Atkinson III Notre Dame SO RB 9 44 336 7.64 5 4.89 37.33
10 Johnny Manziel Texas A&M FR QB 9 132 1002 7.59 18 14.67 111.33
11 Duke Johnson Miami (Fl) FR RB 9 116 879 7.58 10 12.89 97.67
12 Lache Seastrunk Baylor SO RB 10 90 680 7.56 3 9.00 68.00
13 Tony Pierson Kansas SO RB 7 80 602 7.53 3 11.43 86.00
14 Gee Gee Greene Navy SR RB 11 111 831 7.49 3 10.09 75.55
15 Keith Marshall Georgia FR RB 9 81 597 7.37 6 9.00 66.33
16 Daniel Sams Kansas St FR QB 8 32 235 7.34 3 4.00 29.38
17 Terron Ward Oregon St SO RB 10 51 370 7.25 4 5.10 37.00
18 Malcolm Brown Army SR RB 11 61 441 7.23 4 5.55 40.09
19 James White Wisconsin JR RB 8 89 643 7.22 8 11.13 80.38
20 Kenyan Drake Alabama FR RB 8 38 271 7.13 5 4.75 33.88
21 Todd Gurley Georgia FR RB 9 120 851 7.09 11 13.33 94.56
21 Onterio McCalebb Auburn SR RB 6 57 404 7.09 5 9.50 67.33
23 C.J. Anderson California SR RB 8 93 655 7.04 4 11.63 81.88
24 Kenjon Barner Oregon SR RB 10 199 1360 6.83 19 19.90 136.00
24 Ja'Terian Douglas Tulsa JR RB 14 137 936 6.83 7 9.79 66.86
26 Mike Davis S Carolina FR RB 7 30 204 6.80 2 4.29 29.14
27 Ka'Deem Carey Arizona SO RB 10 236 1603 6.79 18 23.60 160.30
27 Bronson Hill E Mich SO RB 10 129 876 6.79 6 12.90 87.60
29 Marion Grice Ariz St JR RB 11 91 617 6.78 11 8.27 56.09
30 Terrance Broadway La-Lafytte SO QB 12 113 761 6.73 9 9.42 63.42
31 Braylon Heard Nebraska SO RB 9 45 301 6.69 3 5.00 33.44
32 Cierre Wood Notre Dame SR RB 7 84 561 6.68 3 12.00 80.14
32 Jay Ajayi Boise St FR RB 11 82 548 6.68 4 7.45 49.82
32 Jeff Driskel Florida SO QB 5 37 247 6.68 1 7.40 49.40
35 Giovani Bernard N Carolina SO RB 10 184 1228 6.67 12 18.40 122.80
36 Devonta Freeman FSU SO RB 11 89 593 6.66 8 8.09 53.91
37 Akeem Daniels N Illinois JR RB 13 65 432 6.65 9 5.00 33.23
38 Brian Kimbrow Vanderbilt FR RB 9 59 392 6.64 3 6.56 43.56
39 Marcus Mariota Oregon FR QB 10 78 516 6.62 3 7.80 51.60
40 Kerwynn Williams Utah State SR RB 12 203 1336 6.58 12 16.92 111.33
41 Alex Gillett E Mich SR QB 11 61 400 6.56 4 5.55 36.36
42 Jordan Lynch N Illinois JR QB 13 271 1771 6.54 19 20.85 136.23
43 Desmond Roland Okla St SO RB 8 43 281 6.53 4 5.38 35.13
44 T.J. Yeldon Alabama FR RB 9 97 631 6.51 8 10.78 70.11
45 Cody Getz Air Force SR RB 11 172 1118 6.50 6 15.64 101.64
46 Taylor Martinez Nebraska JR QB 10 125 810 6.48 7 12.50 81.00
46 Kenny Hilliard LSU SO RB 8 62 402 6.48 6 7.75 50.25
48 Leon Allen Western Ky FR RB 10 45 291 6.47 2 4.50 29.10
49 Marlin Lane Jr. Tennessee SO RB 7 65 416 6.40 2 9.29 59.43
50 Tre Mason Auburn SO RB 6 88 562 6.39 6 14.67 93.67
51 Brendon Kay Cincinnati SR QB 11 48 306 6.38 2 4.36 27.82
52 Matt Brown Temple SR RB 9 58 367 6.33 4 6.44 40.78
53 Kenny Williams Texas Tech SO RB 10 103 648 6.29 3 10.30 64.80
54 Larry Dixon Army SO RB 10 112 703 6.28 3 11.20 70.30
54 Derrick Milton Miss St FR RB 7 29 182 6.28 2 4.14 26.00
56 Venric Mark N'western JR RB 10 163 1021 6.26 9 16.30 102.10
57 Kenneth Dixon La Tech FR RB 9 151 941 6.23 22 16.78 104.56
58 Curtis McNeal USC SR RB 9 95 591 6.22 2 10.56 65.67
59 Marcus Curry Texas St SR RB 10 97 600 6.19 8 9.70 60.00
59 Jon Lee Air Force SO RB 12 88 545 6.19 4 7.33 45.42
61 Eddie Lacy Alabama JR RB 9 128 791 6.18 11 14.22 87.89
62 Mark Weisman Iowa SO RB 6 103 632 6.14 8 17.17 105.33
63 Jahwan Edwards Ball State SO RB 11 211 1291 6.12 14 19.18 117.36
63 Zac Stacy Vanderbilt SR RB 9 145 888 6.12 9 16.11 98.67
65 Kevin Grooms Marshall FR RB 11 121 737 6.09 8 11.00 67.00
66 Munchie Legaux Cincinnati JR QB 10 50 303 6.06 3 5.00 30.30
67 Adam Muema SDSU SO RB 11 187 1129 6.04 14 17.00 102.64
68 Zurlon Tipton C Mich JR RB 12 237 1426 6.02 18 19.75 118.83
69 Brennan Clay Oklahoma JR RB 9 72 433 6.01 5 8.00 48.11
70 David Fluellen Toledo JR RB 10 230 1381 6.00 12 23.00 138.10
70 Kain Colter N'western JR QB 10 118 708 6.00 11 11.80 70.80
70 Christine Michael Texas A&M SR RB 8 55 330 6.00 8 6.88 41.25
73 Charles Sims Houston JR RB 9 142 846 5.96 11 15.78 94.00
73 Trey Watts Tulsa JR RB 13 186 1108 5.96 3 14.31 85.23
73 Imani Cross Nebraska FR RB 10 51 304 5.96 7 5.10 30.40
76 Johnathan Franklin UCLA SR RB 10 204 1213 5.95 10 20.40 121.30
77 Cody Fajardo Nevada SO QB 11 175 1040 5.94 11 15.91 94.55
77 Vad Lee Ga Tech FR QB 10 84 499 5.94 9 8.40 49.90
79 Jeremy Smith Okla St JR RB 10 57 338 5.93 8 5.70 33.80
80 Tavon Austin WVU SR WR 10 51 302 5.92 1 5.10 30.20
81 Ben Malena Texas A&M JR RB 9 101 597 5.91 6 11.22 66.33
82 Kasey Carrier New Mexico JR RB 10 226 1332 5.89 14 22.60 133.20
83 Nick Hale Nevada SR RB 12 52 306 5.88 2 4.33 25.50
84 Damien Williams Oklahoma JR RB 9 115 675 5.87 10 12.78 75.00
84 Trey Williams Texas A&M FR RB 9 54 317 5.87 4 6.00 35.22
86 Dennis Johnson Arkansas SR RB 8 111 651 5.86 8 13.88 81.38
87 Silas Redd USC JR RB 9 124 719 5.80 5 13.78 79.89
87 James Wilder, Jr. FSU SO RB 11 87 505 5.80 9 7.91 45.91
89 Kendial Lawrence Missouri SR RB 6 116 667 5.75 10 19.33 111.17
89 Raymond Sanders III Kentucky JR RB 6 73 420 5.75 3 12.17 70.00
91 Antonio Andrews Western Ky JR RB 12 297 1706 5.74 11 24.75 142.17
91 Ray Holley La Tech SR RB 8 104 597 5.74 7 13.00 74.63
93 Eric Stephens Jr. Texas Tech SR RB 10 72 412 5.72 5 7.20 41.20
94 Robbie Rouse Fresno St SR RB 11 230 1298 5.64 11 20.91 118.00
95 J.W. Walsh Okla St FR QB 8 41 231 5.63 6 5.13 28.88
96 Eric Soza UTSA JR QB 8 58 326 5.62 6 7.25 40.75
97 Michael Ford LSU JR RB 8 44 247 5.61 2 5.50 30.88
98 Latavius Murray UCF SR RB 11 198 1106 5.59 15 18.00 100.55
98 Damien Thigpen UCLA JR WR 8 41 229 5.59 2 5.13 28.63
100 Romar Morris N Carolina FR RB 11 65 363 5.58 2 5.91 33.00

Note: To qualify, player must have played in 75% of his team's games and have a minimum of 4.0 rushing attempts per game played.