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