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