2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - In The 1st Half through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 TCU 13 199 567 2.85 3 21 32 16 2
2 Florida 13 210 663 3.16 6 24 35 22 4
3 Rutgers 13 257 651 2.53 4 26 41 25 3
3 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 237 806 3.40 10 26 48 30 5
3 Ohio 13 224 951 4.25 7 26 56 32 2
6 UTSA 10 164 567 3.46 5 28 30 15 1
6 Utah 12 210 681 3.24 9 28 39 29 6
6 Texas A&M 13 222 685 3.09 10 28 42 26 5
9 Utah State 13 257 767 2.98 0 31 47 18 2
10 Alabama 14 221 490 2.22 5 32 31 13 4
10 South Carolina 13 250 710 2.84 4 32 47 23 4
12 Connecticut 12 193 542 2.81 7 33 34 16 7
12 Florida International 12 204 752 3.69 11 33 42 25 4
12 Middle Tennessee 12 258 1187 4.60 9 33 67 31 7
15 Duke 13 265 1443 5.45 17 34 78 42 14
16 BYU 13 205 639 3.12 0 35 35 22 5
16 Florida State 14 250 736 2.94 4 35 42 19 6
16 Oregon 13 237 813 3.43 5 35 49 29 5
16 UNLV 13 268 1241 4.63 16 35 67 41 5
20 Mississippi State 13 228 881 3.86 6 37 61 25 7
20 UCF 14 250 902 3.61 8 37 63 27 7
22 Michigan 13 227 903 3.98 5 40 50 29 5
22 Temple 11 210 1087 5.18 10 40 50 38 8
24 Maryland 12 237 883 3.73 6 42 55 29 5
25 UTEP 12 216 980 4.54 10 43 54 29 5
25 Georgia 14 315 1247 3.96 6 43 68 38 8
27 South Florida 12 244 878 3.60 10 44 47 34 6
27 Cincinnati 13 245 897 3.66 5 44 47 26 3
27 Arkansas State 13 264 1127 4.27 9 44 59 31 12
30 Kansas State 13 211 753 3.57 4 45 51 28 4
30 UAB 12 255 1114 4.37 15 45 62 37 7
30 Ball State 13 302 1585 5.25 16 45 90 46 18
33 Oklahoma State 13 245 784 3.20 6 46 51 23 3
34 Washington State 12 223 884 3.96 6 47 52 31 4
34 Kentucky 12 238 957 4.02 15 47 58 28 6
36 SMU 13 207 699 3.38 7 48 38 18 7
36 Minnesota 13 232 1149 4.95 13 48 58 33 16
36 Tulane 12 264 1195 4.53 16 48 68 43 9
39 Texas Tech 13 248 1141 4.60 10 49 67 39 11
40 Purdue 13 240 1027 4.28 14 51 58 39 9
40 South Alabama 13 243 1172 4.82 14 51 56 36 12
42 Arkansas 12 216 773 3.58 8 52 45 25 3
42 Penn State 12 201 780 3.88 3 52 41 22 7
42 Vanderbilt 13 244 978 4.01 8 52 59 32 7
42 Arizona 13 317 1490 4.70 15 52 85 42 5
46 Western Michigan 12 240 985 4.10 12 53 51 37 6
46 West Virginia 13 275 1121 4.08 16 53 61 34 7
46 Nevada 13 284 1518 5.35 15 53 84 44 13
49 Clemson 13 241 899 3.73 7 54 42 30 11
49 Illinois 12 240 989 4.12 13 54 61 37 4
49 Boston College 12 250 1105 4.42 10 54 62 33 5
52 Notre Dame 13 204 790 3.87 3 55 43 24 7
52 Louisville 13 220 1035 4.70 11 55 51 28 7
52 Iowa State 13 242 1042 4.31 12 55 52 35 6
52 Central Michigan 13 247 1103 4.47 15 55 60 30 9
56 Navy 13 260 1345 5.17 11 56 83 39 7
57 Buffalo 12 237 978 4.13 11 57 45 27 9
57 Washington 13 225 1009 4.48 8 57 46 26 5
57 Miami (Ohio) 12 253 1532 6.06 18 57 71 46 17
60 LSU 13 224 668 2.98 8 58 44 22 4
60 Pittsburgh 13 212 756 3.57 5 58 41 25 4
60 Boise State 13 250 855 3.42 4 58 48 18 7
63 Northwestern 13 238 977 4.11 7 59 49 30 7
63 USC 13 253 1048 4.14 6 59 62 38 5
65 Georgia Tech 14 249 1050 4.22 19 60 60 36 7
65 Northern Illinois 14 305 1067 3.50 10 60 74 31 5
65 Texas State 12 240 1482 6.18 13 60 83 49 15
68 Louisiana-Monroe 13 216 864 4.00 7 61 54 26 6
68 Western Kentucky 13 238 1031 4.33 7 61 62 40 8
70 Toledo 13 232 1043 4.50 5 62 48 31 6
70 California 12 226 1076 4.76 10 62 53 29 8
70 Oklahoma 13 240 1081 4.50 11 62 49 31 9
73 Oregon State 13 222 968 4.36 10 64 49 29 10
73 San Diego State 13 241 1022 4.24 8 64 60 37 7
73 Louisiana Tech 12 240 1046 4.36 10 64 52 32 7
73 Southern Mississippi 12 231 1161 5.03 15 64 63 42 10
77 Virginia Tech 13 227 768 3.38 7 65 33 20 6
78 Massachusetts 12 237 1362 5.75 16 66 63 45 11
79 North Carolina State 13 248 1094 4.41 10 67 55 33 11
79 Fresno State 13 278 1336 4.81 15 67 56 38 18
81 Kent State 14 272 1059 3.89 6 68 52 29 6
81 East Carolina 13 228 1080 4.74 12 68 62 35 6
81 Hawai'i 12 247 1151 4.66 22 68 65 37 11
81 Idaho 12 210 1212 5.77 19 68 53 34 13
81 Auburn 12 234 1220 5.21 13 68 61 35 14
86 Mississippi 13 273 964 3.53 8 69 56 34 7
86 Indiana 12 267 1411 5.28 12 69 70 49 12
88 Michigan State 13 197 734 3.73 4 71 28 24 6
88 North Carolina 12 236 1037 4.39 15 71 56 36 4
88 New Mexico 13 193 1199 6.21 9 71 54 39 14
91 Iowa 12 236 1003 4.25 10 72 48 25 4
91 Akron 12 229 1169 5.10 9 72 62 44 8
91 Nebraska 14 291 1412 4.85 13 72 62 36 13
94 Ohio State 12 186 838 4.51 8 73 37 20 6
94 Missouri 12 237 973 4.11 14 73 54 33 9
94 Houston 12 245 1075 4.39 11 73 58 33 9
94 Miami (Florida) 12 273 1298 4.75 16 73 68 38 6
98 Tulsa 14 252 948 3.76 10 74 52 31 9
98 Wyoming 12 254 1342 5.28 12 74 65 38 9
100 North Texas 12 198 994 5.02 10 75 53 26 12
100 Tennessee 12 233 1000 4.29 16 75 42 31 10
100 Marshall 12 264 1296 4.91 15 75 65 37 11
103 Wisconsin 14 213 745 3.50 7 76 34 15 3
103 New Mexico State 12 209 1260 6.03 14 76 61 34 16
105 Stanford 14 218 699 3.21 7 77 42 25 9
105 Virginia 12 208 779 3.75 7 77 39 20 5
105 Florida Atlantic 12 234 1202 5.14 12 77 53 32 11
108 Rice 13 259 1364 5.27 14 78 61 36 11
109 Bowling Green 13 207 723 3.49 7 79 40 28 5
109 Air Force 13 300 1336 4.45 13 79 73 40 9
111 Wake Forest 12 232 1054 4.54 12 80 58 33 9
111 Syracuse 13 265 1091 4.12 7 80 54 34 9
111 Colorado State 12 271 1413 5.21 12 80 76 40 9
114 Memphis 12 177 754 4.26 7 83 40 22 8
114 San Jose State 13 235 797 3.39 10 83 48 27 6
116 Baylor 13 256 1275 4.98 17 84 74 39 11
117 Arizona State 13 299 1323 4.42 13 86 68 50 14
118 Eastern Michigan 12 218 1411 6.47 15 87 62 33 14
119 UCLA 14 285 1096 3.85 12 92 64 34 8
120 Colorado 12 213 1417 6.65 17 94 66 46 18
121 Texas 13 303 1423 4.70 18 95 84 56 11
122 Troy 12 228 1208 5.30 9 98 55 33 10
123 Kansas 12 229 1327 5.79 14 99 67 34 15
123 Army 12 243 1477 6.08 16 99 71 39 14
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards