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