2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - In The 3rd Quarter through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Michigan State 13 96 210 2.19 0 31 16 5 2
2 Ohio State 12 105 272 2.59 2 81 11 6 4
3 Florida State 14 122 296 2.43 2 24 19 8 3
3 BYU 13 107 296 2.77 2 55 17 9 2
5 Connecticut 12 106 298 2.81 1 31 16 9 2
6 Rutgers 13 93 304 3.27 1 25 19 10 2
7 Florida 13 104 312 3.00 4 20 21 10 1
8 Alabama 14 115 315 2.74 4 22 16 6 1
9 Mississippi 13 100 323 3.23 4 38 19 12 2
10 Notre Dame 13 89 333 3.74 0 48 13 6 2
11 Bowling Green 13 100 341 3.41 2 40 20 16 4
12 Maryland 12 96 343 3.57 4 47 15 8 4
13 Oklahoma State 13 119 360 3.03 3 21 25 15 1
14 Fresno State 13 131 362 2.76 0 28 24 13 2
15 Louisville 13 96 365 3.80 2 38 21 13 3
16 Georgia Tech 14 100 366 3.66 3 23 20 13 2
17 East Carolina 13 119 371 3.12 3 22 22 14 3
18 Syracuse 13 94 372 3.96 4 32 21 16 2
19 Cincinnati 13 111 388 3.50 2 50 25 15 2
20 Arkansas 12 112 393 3.51 7 23 20 16 2
20 Western Kentucky 13 92 393 4.27 2 68 17 12 4
22 South Carolina 13 131 396 3.02 2 19 32 18 0
23 North Carolina 12 127 400 3.15 3 36 24 14 3
24 Utah 12 90 401 4.46 5 57 20 12 2
25 Pittsburgh 13 115 405 3.52 5 77 18 9 1
26 Missouri 12 107 416 3.89 2 41 18 14 3
27 Iowa 12 106 420 3.96 5 73 20 8 3
28 Florida International 12 104 425 4.09 5 28 26 20 3
29 Oregon State 13 102 427 4.19 6 35 26 17 7
30 Kent State 14 119 428 3.60 4 44 20 8 3
30 LSU 13 107 428 4.00 3 23 22 13 3
32 TCU 13 106 437 4.12 4 66 22 9 6
33 Utah State 13 116 439 3.78 4 33 23 14 2
34 Arkansas State 13 129 441 3.42 0 45 28 15 2
35 Vanderbilt 13 116 445 3.84 5 54 21 16 6
36 San Diego State 13 137 453 3.31 5 38 27 16 3
37 Northwestern 13 120 454 3.78 4 24 31 17 2
38 Washington State 12 128 455 3.55 9 25 31 17 2
38 Buffalo 12 119 455 3.82 7 49 24 12 1
40 Western Michigan 12 102 458 4.49 4 28 26 15 7
41 Kansas 12 99 459 4.64 6 32 23 18 3
42 Wisconsin 14 127 461 3.63 3 38 25 13 3
42 Virginia Tech 13 119 461 3.87 3 51 29 18 2
44 San Jose State 13 101 466 4.61 3 86 18 9 3
45 North Carolina State 13 116 469 4.04 7 42 31 19 3
46 Baylor 13 120 470 3.92 6 58 27 16 2
47 Minnesota 13 117 472 4.03 3 48 24 13 3
48 Wake Forest 12 130 476 3.66 4 43 22 8 2
49 UCLA 14 128 477 3.73 4 40 22 9 4
50 Florida Atlantic 12 105 479 4.56 3 38 26 17 3
51 Colorado State 12 115 485 4.22 5 58 24 13 3
52 South Florida 12 128 491 3.84 7 18 26 14 0
53 New Mexico 13 120 499 4.16 4 28 29 19 4
54 California 12 108 501 4.64 5 47 28 17 3
55 Penn State 12 119 502 4.22 6 30 27 17 4
56 UTSA 10 101 505 5.00 7 68 25 13 4
57 USC 13 132 507 3.84 5 28 31 15 2
58 SMU 13 118 508 4.31 3 25 28 18 1
58 Kansas State 13 118 508 4.31 8 80 28 20 3
60 Ball State 13 108 511 4.73 2 58 22 17 4
60 Virginia 12 106 511 4.82 5 33 32 19 3
62 Middle Tennessee 12 112 513 4.58 6 64 26 12 3
63 Northern Illinois 14 145 514 3.54 4 31 37 17 3
64 Tulsa 14 142 519 3.65 6 54 31 18 3
64 Arizona State 13 138 519 3.76 2 51 34 18 4
66 Memphis 12 124 520 4.19 5 37 34 18 3
67 Oregon 13 116 521 4.49 7 31 30 19 2
68 Texas A&M 13 131 526 4.02 1 38 26 15 3
69 Troy 12 114 527 4.62 4 59 24 11 4
70 Ohio 13 116 532 4.59 0 68 25 18 3
71 Stanford 14 127 533 4.20 7 61 29 16 5
72 South Alabama 13 124 534 4.31 5 85 29 13 6
72 UAB 12 108 534 4.94 7 55 26 21 3
74 Kentucky 12 115 537 4.67 5 33 35 17 4
75 Texas 13 112 539 4.81 5 48 25 15 5
76 Michigan 13 128 547 4.27 1 64 29 17 3
77 Marshall 12 117 551 4.71 5 42 27 16 5
78 North Texas 12 103 555 5.39 6 53 27 15 4
79 Rice 13 113 559 4.95 8 47 32 16 5
80 Illinois 12 121 561 4.64 8 63 31 14 5
81 West Virginia 13 127 564 4.44 4 67 33 17 5
82 UTEP 12 122 571 4.68 5 81 33 16 3
83 UNLV 13 129 578 4.48 4 38 37 18 4
84 UCF 14 143 581 4.06 4 31 34 19 3
85 Colorado 12 113 584 5.17 4 71 27 21 6
86 Boise State 13 139 593 4.27 6 72 34 20 7
86 Purdue 13 122 593 4.86 4 67 29 18 5
86 Temple 11 121 593 4.90 6 56 31 19 4
89 Nevada 13 115 595 5.17 7 76 24 14 6
90 Navy 13 132 597 4.52 6 39 39 18 5
91 Houston 12 138 601 4.36 6 59 36 15 4
92 Auburn 12 123 611 4.97 6 62 31 18 5
93 Louisiana Tech 12 124 612 4.94 8 32 31 18 6
94 Idaho 12 108 615 5.69 7 71 28 18 8
95 Texas Tech 13 149 624 4.19 6 26 39 25 3
95 Iowa State 13 142 624 4.39 5 48 36 20 3
95 Washington 13 125 624 4.99 2 64 29 15 7
98 Clemson 13 122 639 5.24 5 57 28 21 7
99 New Mexico State 12 113 649 5.74 6 39 31 21 6
100 Georgia 14 145 654 4.51 4 46 34 23 6
101 Hawai'i 12 128 655 5.12 7 76 31 17 5
102 Toledo 13 107 658 6.15 7 73 24 14 7
103 Massachusetts 12 122 663 5.43 9 74 37 24 5
104 Arizona 13 139 664 4.78 7 55 34 21 4
105 Miami (Ohio) 12 120 666 5.55 8 65 33 25 5
106 Louisiana-Monroe 13 140 667 4.76 8 43 38 23 6
107 Nebraska 14 139 672 4.83 6 80 27 14 7
108 Southern Mississippi 12 119 674 5.66 9 46 33 24 6
109 Miami (Florida) 12 122 679 5.57 6 55 35 20 9
110 Mississippi State 13 144 690 4.79 6 34 37 26 4
111 Texas State 12 117 694 5.93 8 51 31 18 7
112 Army 12 126 699 5.55 8 63 36 25 6
113 Tulane 12 112 702 6.27 8 72 36 25 6
114 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 123 704 5.72 6 57 41 21 6
115 Tennessee 12 105 713 6.79 6 80 32 18 6
116 Boston College 12 139 718 5.17 7 56 41 17 4
117 Central Michigan 13 133 742 5.58 6 53 38 18 5
118 Duke 13 140 744 5.31 5 65 39 24 5
119 Air Force 13 135 748 5.54 9 76 32 19 5
120 Akron 12 128 768 6.00 6 40 42 26 8
121 Wyoming 12 132 784 5.94 5 48 39 23 8
122 Oklahoma 13 126 786 6.24 7 74 31 22 8
123 Eastern Michigan 12 110 797 7.25 10 75 33 19 7
124 Indiana 12 146 822 5.63 9 67 38 26 8
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards