2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - In The 2nd Half/Overtime through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 UTSA 10 179 687 3.84 11 68 36 18 5
2 Notre Dame 13 192 584 3.04 1 48 31 20 3
3 Michigan State 13 194 548 2.82 2 44 35 17 6
4 North Texas 12 196 965 4.92 12 54 49 26 10
5 Oregon State 13 200 715 3.58 9 52 48 30 10
6 Northwestern 13 202 682 3.38 9 25 48 24 4
7 Florida 13 203 566 2.79 6 25 39 21 5
7 Rutgers 13 203 612 3.01 2 42 42 26 6
9 Utah 12 205 857 4.18 10 57 45 26 7
10 Ohio State 12 206 555 2.69 6 81 30 14 7
10 Bowling Green 13 206 662 3.21 7 74 35 25 8
12 BYU 13 207 491 2.37 5 55 28 15 4
12 San Jose State 13 207 792 3.83 6 86 36 16 7
14 Maryland 12 208 669 3.22 7 47 32 18 8
14 Syracuse 13 208 775 3.73 6 76 42 28 4
16 Mississippi 13 210 717 3.41 9 38 41 24 9
17 SMU 13 211 834 3.95 7 57 44 29 5
18 Toledo 13 213 1327 6.23 14 73 60 40 16
19 Missouri 12 214 818 3.82 12 44 37 27 5
19 Cincinnati 13 214 866 4.05 5 60 51 28 8
21 LSU 13 216 653 3.02 6 23 37 18 3
22 Western Kentucky 13 218 748 3.43 8 68 41 26 9
23 Florida State 14 219 551 2.52 6 37 39 15 5
23 Alabama 14 219 579 2.64 5 22 32 15 3
25 Kansas State 13 220 901 4.10 9 80 53 33 4
25 Ball State 13 220 1107 5.03 8 71 48 39 9
27 Western Michigan 12 222 877 3.95 9 33 47 27 11
27 Kansas 12 222 1025 4.62 12 43 54 42 10
27 UAB 12 222 1073 4.83 18 55 50 34 9
30 TCU 13 223 803 3.60 8 66 45 19 8
30 Georgia Tech 14 223 969 4.35 8 46 51 37 7
32 Arkansas 12 224 716 3.20 13 60 41 31 8
32 Florida International 12 224 938 4.19 12 73 53 35 6
34 Stanford 14 228 659 2.89 8 61 44 26 5
34 Virginia 12 228 960 4.21 10 54 51 30 9
36 Louisville 13 229 889 3.88 3 42 57 34 5
37 Louisiana Tech 12 230 1182 5.14 15 72 57 32 10
38 Middle Tennessee 12 232 1072 4.62 12 64 62 30 7
39 Oregon 13 233 1071 4.60 10 31 62 40 6
40 Penn State 12 234 761 3.25 7 30 43 26 4
40 Arkansas State 13 234 906 3.87 6 45 53 27 6
42 Kent State 14 235 877 3.73 9 44 51 25 7
42 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 235 1064 4.53 10 57 63 36 8
42 Texas 13 235 1065 4.53 11 50 55 37 14
42 New Mexico 13 235 1075 4.57 10 58 56 39 7
46 Utah State 13 236 712 3.02 6 33 43 21 2
47 Connecticut 12 237 633 2.67 3 31 35 17 3
47 Iowa 12 237 942 3.97 6 73 49 23 6
49 North Carolina 12 238 675 2.84 5 39 43 23 5
49 Vanderbilt 13 238 870 3.66 9 70 48 32 10
51 East Carolina 13 239 935 3.91 9 51 56 31 8
52 Troy 12 241 1014 4.21 8 59 55 26 8
53 Kentucky 12 243 983 4.05 10 45 64 25 6
53 Ohio 13 243 1126 4.63 5 68 55 39 10
55 Tennessee 12 244 1266 5.19 9 80 59 33 11
56 San Diego State 13 245 713 2.91 8 38 49 25 5
56 Oklahoma State 13 245 1058 4.32 13 76 65 41 7
56 Clemson 13 245 1131 4.62 9 57 57 39 13
56 Colorado 12 245 1295 5.29 11 71 61 41 15
56 Oklahoma 13 245 1428 5.83 16 74 63 41 14
61 North Carolina State 13 246 918 3.73 10 42 56 35 7
61 Washington 13 246 1072 4.36 9 64 52 28 12
61 Minnesota 13 246 1087 4.42 9 48 56 31 7
64 Rice 13 247 1115 4.51 16 75 63 31 10
65 Memphis 12 248 921 3.71 8 37 59 32 7
66 Pittsburgh 13 249 1017 4.08 9 77 58 26 7
66 Idaho 12 249 1152 4.63 18 71 55 32 12
68 South Florida 12 250 921 3.68 11 41 55 35 3
68 Colorado State 12 250 1027 4.11 7 58 54 28 5
68 Auburn 12 250 1151 4.60 10 62 59 34 13
68 Texas State 12 250 1300 5.20 12 53 62 35 13
72 California 12 251 956 3.81 8 47 61 35 3
72 Louisiana-Monroe 13 251 985 3.92 14 43 62 36 9
74 Miami (Florida) 12 253 1317 5.21 13 55 74 43 14
75 South Carolina 13 254 859 3.38 5 50 62 35 2
76 Baylor 13 255 1048 4.11 11 58 58 34 5
76 Nevada 13 255 1236 4.85 12 76 58 32 12
78 Wake Forest 12 257 939 3.65 10 90 41 17 5
79 Virginia Tech 13 258 975 3.78 6 51 59 40 7
79 Temple 11 258 1106 4.29 11 56 60 38 8
81 Wisconsin 14 259 1060 4.09 7 81 56 32 7
81 Duke 13 259 1182 4.56 9 86 61 33 8
83 Arizona State 13 260 1054 4.05 4 51 61 32 11
83 Purdue 13 260 1338 5.15 10 67 69 42 15
85 New Mexico State 12 261 1397 5.35 13 83 66 44 11
86 Boise State 13 262 1045 3.99 16 72 60 31 10
86 Marshall 12 262 1143 4.36 15 47 58 34 9
88 Navy 13 263 1171 4.45 12 39 74 36 5
89 Buffalo 12 264 887 3.36 11 55 48 20 5
89 Central Michigan 13 264 1389 5.26 13 53 71 34 10
89 Tulane 12 264 1480 5.61 14 72 76 55 13
92 Texas A&M 13 265 1129 4.26 8 47 63 32 9
92 UTEP 12 265 1352 5.10 14 81 73 36 9
94 Army 12 266 1311 4.93 19 87 70 46 12
95 Washington State 12 267 1075 4.03 15 84 59 32 7
96 Tulsa 14 268 726 2.71 10 54 49 24 5
96 Arizona 13 268 1190 4.44 18 55 61 41 7
98 Southern Mississippi 12 269 1329 4.94 19 54 69 46 11
99 South Alabama 13 270 966 3.58 7 85 50 25 10
99 Florida Atlantic 12 270 1223 4.53 11 38 64 33 10
101 Fresno State 13 272 891 3.28 5 28 54 28 4
102 West Virginia 13 273 958 3.51 7 67 62 28 7
103 Massachusetts 12 274 1335 4.87 17 74 67 40 7
103 Illinois 12 274 1338 4.88 15 63 72 33 10
105 Hawai'i 12 275 1130 4.11 12 76 54 27 8
105 Texas Tech 13 275 1141 4.15 10 69 66 38 6
105 Air Force 13 275 1248 4.54 14 76 59 32 7
105 Nebraska 14 275 1283 4.67 13 80 54 32 13
109 UCLA 14 276 1219 4.42 8 86 53 29 10
109 Houston 12 276 1238 4.49 12 59 74 42 11
109 Mississippi State 13 276 1272 4.61 10 34 73 47 6
109 Miami (Ohio) 12 276 1361 4.93 17 65 71 45 8
113 Wyoming 12 277 1446 5.22 11 82 74 41 13
114 USC 13 280 1123 4.01 11 39 69 35 7
115 Northern Illinois 14 282 983 3.49 11 37 66 29 5
116 Michigan 13 287 1054 3.67 4 64 66 35 5
116 Indiana 12 287 1365 4.76 17 67 70 49 14
118 Akron 12 288 1364 4.74 13 40 75 44 10
119 Iowa State 13 289 1257 4.35 7 77 67 39 6
120 Eastern Michigan 12 292 1788 6.12 19 75 84 48 16
121 UCF 14 294 1280 4.35 13 69 70 41 7
122 Boston College 12 300 1454 4.85 10 56 81 36 8
123 Georgia 14 301 1303 4.33 11 46 75 44 14
124 UNLV 13 317 1451 4.58 13 66 81 40 10
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards