2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - On 2nd Down through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Stanford 14 152 356 2.34 7 32 30 11 3
2 Ohio State 12 127 321 2.53 5 67 24 6 2
3 Florida 13 135 347 2.57 3 25 31 12 4
4 Florida State 14 175 457 2.61 5 32 38 9 3
5 Alabama 14 154 414 2.69 5 29 31 13 3
6 Tulsa 14 167 451 2.70 3 34 37 13 4
7 Mississippi 13 150 417 2.78 1 31 34 16 4
8 Rutgers 13 151 424 2.81 2 25 31 19 3
9 Western Kentucky 13 140 395 2.82 4 24 33 16 2
10 UTSA 10 102 305 2.99 4 33 20 8 1
11 LSU 13 150 455 3.03 6 28 37 15 4
11 Fresno State 13 183 555 3.03 5 33 38 16 6
13 Michigan State 13 135 418 3.10 3 71 23 12 5
14 Virginia Tech 13 162 505 3.12 3 47 40 18 4
15 Arkansas 12 145 460 3.17 5 29 34 18 3
16 Oregon State 13 146 469 3.21 7 25 39 16 3
17 San Jose State 13 143 464 3.24 2 38 32 15 4
18 Utah State 13 165 555 3.36 4 31 37 12 2
19 Pittsburgh 13 153 517 3.38 1 27 39 18 1
20 Buffalo 12 173 590 3.41 9 57 33 15 5
21 South Carolina 13 165 565 3.42 2 22 41 23 2
22 Iowa 12 157 538 3.43 4 23 36 11 1
23 BYU 13 132 461 3.49 0 35 26 15 2
24 Utah 12 130 456 3.51 7 23 32 21 2
24 Connecticut 12 142 499 3.51 3 20 33 17 2
26 SMU 13 134 472 3.52 4 29 30 12 2
27 North Carolina 12 145 513 3.54 6 22 43 20 1
27 Texas A&M 13 179 634 3.54 9 32 50 20 4
29 Memphis 12 139 498 3.58 5 50 40 17 5
30 Notre Dame 13 137 492 3.59 2 21 33 19 4
31 Oklahoma State 13 160 586 3.66 8 36 48 18 2
32 Kansas State 13 140 514 3.67 7 26 44 20 1
33 Kent State 14 157 579 3.69 2 38 44 17 2
33 California 12 159 587 3.69 4 39 43 17 2
33 West Virginia 13 176 649 3.69 13 46 44 19 5
36 Boise State 13 176 653 3.71 8 33 51 21 5
37 TCU 13 144 540 3.75 5 66 35 15 5
38 UAB 12 146 551 3.77 8 38 36 16 1
39 Hawai'i 12 165 626 3.79 10 54 37 14 4
40 South Florida 12 165 629 3.81 8 41 41 22 1
41 Cincinnati 13 144 550 3.82 3 60 33 14 3
41 Northern Illinois 14 207 791 3.82 12 37 59 21 4
43 Western Michigan 12 149 571 3.83 5 53 37 19 4
44 Kentucky 12 157 607 3.87 7 33 45 15 4
45 Arkansas State 13 162 646 3.99 4 44 41 19 5
46 Oregon 13 144 577 4.01 4 20 49 23 1
46 Wake Forest 12 157 629 4.01 4 90 36 16 5
48 Florida International 12 131 528 4.03 12 32 39 22 5
49 Iowa State 13 177 716 4.05 5 20 40 25 1
50 USC 13 185 751 4.06 10 59 63 25 5
51 Wisconsin 14 158 649 4.11 1 29 42 19 2
52 UCF 14 174 719 4.13 6 37 54 20 6
53 Syracuse 13 153 639 4.18 3 32 45 23 5
54 Mississippi State 13 172 720 4.19 4 31 59 24 3
55 Colorado State 12 168 713 4.24 3 52 40 19 3
56 Texas Tech 13 183 779 4.26 7 49 52 26 4
57 Tennessee 12 164 704 4.29 6 72 40 23 5
58 Ohio 13 162 699 4.31 4 40 45 23 5
59 Boston College 12 190 823 4.33 4 27 58 25 1
59 Georgia 14 200 866 4.33 5 41 53 21 8
61 Michigan 13 170 737 4.34 4 42 46 21 3
62 San Diego State 13 160 699 4.37 10 64 49 29 6
63 South Alabama 13 170 745 4.38 7 51 45 20 6
64 Vanderbilt 13 151 666 4.41 7 52 43 24 6
65 Nebraska 14 185 817 4.42 7 80 46 22 8
65 Illinois 12 186 823 4.42 12 23 67 29 4
67 Bowling Green 13 127 564 4.44 7 79 28 18 4
67 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 153 680 4.44 9 57 47 22 6
69 UNLV 13 197 877 4.45 6 66 51 24 3
70 Florida Atlantic 12 165 741 4.49 9 48 48 23 4
71 Louisiana Tech 12 151 683 4.52 8 55 42 21 6
72 Penn State 12 153 693 4.53 5 33 41 21 6
73 North Carolina State 13 163 747 4.58 9 65 50 22 4
73 Baylor 13 166 760 4.58 7 58 55 23 4
75 Akron 12 177 819 4.63 9 72 57 29 4
76 UCLA 14 180 841 4.67 6 92 49 23 6
77 Washington State 12 157 734 4.68 4 84 49 22 5
78 Georgia Tech 14 146 687 4.71 11 30 49 26 6
78 Air Force 13 194 913 4.71 8 79 51 23 4
80 Maryland 12 155 732 4.72 5 42 44 20 9
81 East Carolina 13 152 719 4.73 7 51 51 22 4
82 Northwestern 13 136 647 4.76 3 59 41 20 4
83 Central Michigan 13 181 863 4.77 13 53 57 22 3
84 Idaho 12 143 684 4.78 10 35 44 21 8
85 Arizona 13 182 871 4.79 9 52 61 24 5
86 Washington 13 150 721 4.81 7 46 42 17 5
87 Navy 13 176 848 4.82 9 22 66 27 3
88 UTEP 12 167 807 4.83 6 81 62 20 4
89 Virginia 12 153 740 4.84 9 77 44 24 8
89 Houston 12 161 780 4.84 8 41 55 30 7
89 Duke 13 167 808 4.84 3 25 61 27 6
89 Purdue 13 170 823 4.84 3 67 52 29 9
93 Indiana 12 196 950 4.85 11 54 63 38 10
94 Missouri 12 147 716 4.87 14 73 35 22 7
95 North Texas 12 127 621 4.89 7 48 42 21 8
96 Southern Mississippi 12 174 859 4.94 15 46 53 35 7
97 Wyoming 12 176 871 4.95 6 35 58 27 5
98 Clemson 13 160 797 4.98 4 54 39 25 8
99 Minnesota 13 166 830 5.00 7 48 45 22 9
100 Louisville 13 145 727 5.01 6 50 45 27 4
101 Kansas 12 152 764 5.03 10 43 51 26 8
102 Miami (Florida) 12 183 934 5.10 10 37 63 26 7
103 Auburn 12 158 807 5.11 5 68 44 23 8
104 New Mexico 13 132 677 5.13 6 58 39 26 7
105 Oklahoma 13 163 845 5.18 8 74 38 22 6
106 Arizona State 13 186 968 5.20 5 86 48 26 13
107 Troy 12 152 792 5.21 6 72 51 21 6
108 Louisiana-Monroe 13 145 758 5.23 6 59 39 20 6
109 Temple 11 155 813 5.25 9 56 44 29 4
110 Tulane 12 171 908 5.31 12 42 58 35 6
111 Colorado 12 147 786 5.35 6 94 50 28 8
112 Middle Tennessee 12 159 859 5.40 4 64 58 26 6
113 Nevada 13 183 993 5.43 6 53 57 27 10
114 Marshall 12 176 965 5.48 14 75 53 29 10
115 New Mexico State 12 153 847 5.54 11 75 48 23 7
116 Ball State 13 165 918 5.56 10 58 52 26 13
117 Rice 13 185 1031 5.57 9 78 65 30 10
118 Massachusetts 12 170 960 5.65 16 61 60 32 8
119 Toledo 13 137 805 5.88 6 63 42 22 9
120 Texas State 12 176 1044 5.93 11 60 80 34 12
121 Army 12 162 967 5.97 9 87 58 27 9
122 Miami (Ohio) 12 161 965 5.99 13 43 54 30 9
123 Texas 13 179 1076 6.01 7 95 61 39 10
124 Eastern Michigan 12 177 1079 6.10 12 73 63 28 7
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards