2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - From Opponent's 1 To 20 Yard Line through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 West Virginia 12 43 76 1.77 0 12 4 2 0
2 Florida 12 77 160 2.08 0 16 6 2 0
3 Fresno State 13 83 195 2.35 0 14 5 3 0
4 Maryland 12 44 108 2.45 0 15 4 6 0
5 LSU 13 77 193 2.51 0 21 7 5 1
6 Tulsa 14 73 185 2.53 0 16 8 6 0
7 Northern Illinois 13 79 205 2.59 0 15 14 5 0
8 Kentucky 12 46 121 2.63 0 13 4 3 0
9 North Carolina State 11 38 103 2.71 0 12 4 3 0
10 Vanderbilt 13 72 201 2.79 0 20 9 9 1
11 BYU 13 84 236 2.81 0 35 8 8 1
12 USC 13 69 205 2.97 0 16 10 6 0
13 SMU 10 36 109 3.03 0 14 2 2 0
14 TCU 13 55 167 3.04 0 21 5 5 1
15 UCF 14 73 223 3.05 0 36 11 6 2
16 Southern Mississippi 12 48 148 3.08 0 14 7 5 0
17 Utah State 13 97 303 3.12 0 23 10 7 1
18 Rutgers 12 44 139 3.16 0 42 4 4 2
19 North Carolina 12 75 241 3.21 0 36 12 9 1
20 Arkansas State 12 32 103 3.22 0 15 2 2 0
21 Penn State 12 57 185 3.25 0 33 5 2 1
22 Virginia 12 48 160 3.33 0 27 5 3 1
23 Mississippi 11 40 136 3.40 0 20 7 7 1
24 Florida State 14 64 219 3.42 0 21 9 6 1
25 South Carolina 13 65 228 3.51 0 24 9 9 2
26 Alabama 12 68 242 3.56 0 22 4 6 2
27 Northwestern 11 38 138 3.63 0 25 8 6 1
28 Connecticut 12 63 231 3.67 0 31 6 6 2
29 Central Michigan 12 50 186 3.72 0 21 8 7 1
30 Pittsburgh 12 54 202 3.74 0 77 8 5 2
31 Arizona 13 64 245 3.83 0 19 8 4 0
32 Louisiana-Monroe 11 62 238 3.84 0 38 10 4 2
33 Middle Tennessee 10 47 184 3.91 0 22 7 6 1
34 Kent State 12 60 235 3.92 0 45 11 6 1
35 Georgia Tech 12 41 161 3.93 0 23 6 6 1
36 Texas A&M 12 43 171 3.98 0 20 5 6 1
37 Navy 13 59 236 4.00 0 15 8 5 0
38 Michigan State 13 51 207 4.06 0 31 6 6 2
39 Georgia 14 74 301 4.07 0 36 11 12 3
40 UTSA 9 22 90 4.09 0 14 1 1 0
41 South Florida 11 37 153 4.14 0 44 5 5 1
41 Tennessee 12 63 261 4.14 1 80 5 7 3
43 Houston 11 49 206 4.20 0 16 7 6 0
44 North Texas 11 48 203 4.23 0 26 8 5 2
45 Oregon 13 48 204 4.25 0 18 7 7 0
46 California 11 41 176 4.29 0 18 8 8 0
47 Air Force 12 44 189 4.30 0 16 11 9 0
47 Minnesota 12 60 258 4.30 0 32 8 7 3
47 Massachusetts 11 64 275 4.30 0 24 12 6 2
50 Marshall 11 64 277 4.33 0 70 10 9 3
51 Clemson 13 48 209 4.35 0 44 8 9 2
52 Boston College 11 48 210 4.38 0 55 9 5 1
53 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 50 220 4.40 0 36 9 5 2
53 Bowling Green 13 57 251 4.40 0 24 14 10 1
55 Illinois 11 41 181 4.41 0 54 7 4 1
56 Arkansas 12 54 239 4.43 0 52 7 5 3
57 East Carolina 13 49 219 4.47 0 22 9 8 2
58 Oklahoma State 11 42 190 4.52 0 22 10 8 1
59 Kansas State 12 45 206 4.58 1 80 9 5 2
60 Stanford 14 67 312 4.66 0 77 12 8 3
61 Nevada 13 47 221 4.70 0 27 7 7 1
62 Michigan 12 39 186 4.77 0 30 7 7 1
62 San Diego State 12 52 248 4.77 0 24 12 9 2
64 Iowa State 13 61 292 4.79 0 77 6 6 1
65 UNLV 12 45 216 4.80 0 25 7 3 1
65 Missouri 12 69 331 4.80 0 44 14 14 5
67 Virginia Tech 12 66 319 4.83 0 47 12 12 2
68 Ohio 12 69 347 5.03 0 19 12 12 0
69 Louisville 12 49 250 5.10 0 42 11 7 2
69 Oregon State 12 51 260 5.10 0 52 10 8 3
71 Texas State 12 60 307 5.12 0 46 13 8 1
72 Utah 12 64 330 5.16 0 28 15 17 2
72 Arizona State 13 97 501 5.16 1 86 20 17 5
74 Ohio State 12 64 333 5.20 1 81 7 5 3
75 Miami (Florida) 12 77 403 5.23 0 35 20 14 3
76 Rice 13 44 235 5.34 0 75 5 5 1
76 Boise State 13 68 363 5.34 0 58 13 11 3
78 Idaho 11 37 198 5.35 0 26 7 6 3
78 Hawai'i 11 48 257 5.35 0 18 7 8 0
80 Mississippi State 12 72 386 5.36 0 34 12 14 3
81 Wisconsin 14 74 398 5.38 1 81 11 9 3
82 Florida Atlantic 12 49 266 5.43 0 48 11 10 2
83 Temple 11 54 294 5.44 0 36 12 10 4
83 Western Kentucky 12 63 343 5.44 0 40 14 12 4
85 Iowa 11 57 311 5.46 0 72 8 5 3
86 Toledo 13 48 264 5.50 0 22 9 12 1
87 Louisiana Tech 12 64 354 5.53 0 64 9 8 2
88 South Alabama 13 51 284 5.57 1 85 9 9 3
88 Washington 13 54 301 5.57 0 64 12 8 3
90 UCLA 14 85 476 5.60 2 92 15 9 2
91 Western Michigan 12 40 226 5.65 0 26 9 9 3
92 Florida International 12 42 241 5.74 0 32 10 9 2
92 Ball State 13 72 413 5.74 0 31 16 17 4
94 Troy 12 75 431 5.75 1 98 17 10 4
95 Baylor 11 35 203 5.80 1 84 3 5 1
96 Texas Tech 12 40 236 5.90 0 36 11 10 2
97 New Mexico State 12 47 281 5.98 1 83 10 9 2
98 San Jose State 11 68 410 6.03 2 86 11 7 3
99 Tulane 12 52 318 6.12 0 31 13 12 3
100 Cincinnati 11 52 322 6.19 0 50 10 6 3
101 Wake Forest 12 56 348 6.21 2 90 8 6 3
102 Nebraska 14 43 268 6.23 1 80 6 5 4
103 Akron 12 48 300 6.25 0 37 15 11 5
104 Purdue 12 59 377 6.39 0 28 17 14 4
105 Auburn 10 42 271 6.45 0 68 9 8 3
106 Indiana 12 37 240 6.49 0 33 7 9 2
107 Texas 13 56 366 6.54 1 95 8 5 3
108 Notre Dame 11 42 275 6.55 0 55 9 8 2
108 Syracuse 13 65 426 6.55 1 80 13 13 4
110 Kansas 11 54 356 6.59 1 99 11 8 4
111 Memphis 11 45 304 6.76 1 83 12 10 4
112 Washington State 10 39 264 6.77 2 84 5 6 2
113 Buffalo 11 41 280 6.83 0 57 8 7 3
114 UTEP 12 55 377 6.85 1 81 13 11 2
115 UAB 11 49 349 7.12 0 50 8 10 3
116 Wyoming 11 59 424 7.19 1 82 16 10 5
117 Oklahoma 13 57 413 7.25 0 71 16 13 4
118 Miami (Ohio) 10 44 321 7.30 0 57 10 8 4
119 New Mexico 13 39 303 7.77 0 71 10 7 3
120 Colorado State 12 46 358 7.78 1 80 13 11 3
121 Duke 13 62 495 7.98 1 86 19 15 8
122 Army 12 58 468 8.07 3 99 12 10 4
123 Colorado 11 48 393 8.19 1 94 10 9 3
124 Eastern Michigan 12 49 447 9.12 1 87 14 11 4
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards