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