2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - When The Game Is Tied through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Notre Dame 9 71 146 2.06 1 20 10 4 1
2 Arizona State 10 44 91 2.07 1 32 8 5 1
3 Rutgers 13 148 372 2.51 1 26 22 8 2
4 Utah State 10 49 125 2.55 0 11 9 3 0
5 Clemson 9 45 117 2.60 2 30 7 5 1
6 Connecticut 11 58 163 2.81 1 26 9 5 2
7 Texas A&M 6 38 111 2.92 1 15 6 3 0
8 SMU 12 74 217 2.93 0 21 12 6 1
9 Ohio State 7 52 156 3.00 1 17 10 7 0
10 Virginia Tech 13 126 380 3.02 3 62 16 5 2
11 Illinois 10 83 253 3.05 4 18 16 8 0
12 Oregon 6 47 144 3.06 1 23 10 6 1
13 Alabama 7 37 116 3.14 1 29 9 4 1
14 Virginia 9 75 239 3.19 1 21 18 4 1
15 West Virginia 12 88 282 3.20 5 46 15 8 2
16 Boise State 12 76 244 3.21 1 24 12 6 2
17 Arkansas 10 67 225 3.36 3 19 15 10 0
18 Mississippi 12 63 215 3.41 2 59 11 7 1
19 UCF 11 83 285 3.43 6 37 20 7 2
20 BYU 12 101 348 3.45 1 35 22 12 3
20 Buffalo 12 106 366 3.45 5 57 20 11 1
22 TCU 13 72 249 3.46 2 21 12 5 1
23 USC 10 67 234 3.49 2 24 15 8 1
24 South Carolina 10 101 356 3.52 1 32 22 10 2
25 Iowa State 8 60 212 3.53 2 17 9 7 0
26 Oklahoma State 9 54 191 3.54 0 20 12 6 1
27 Mississippi State 9 75 269 3.59 3 15 19 6 0
27 Florida 11 78 280 3.59 3 22 16 9 2
29 Georgia 12 80 290 3.63 1 28 16 9 3
30 Syracuse 11 84 307 3.65 5 23 18 8 2
31 Stanford 12 110 403 3.66 6 77 19 11 4
32 Memphis 11 49 180 3.67 1 52 6 3 2
32 Central Michigan 11 81 297 3.67 5 18 21 9 0
34 Oregon State 11 65 244 3.75 3 42 15 8 1
35 Fresno State 11 75 283 3.77 4 45 13 7 2
36 Washington State 12 70 265 3.79 3 47 9 6 2
36 Wisconsin 12 85 322 3.79 4 29 17 8 2
38 South Florida 9 53 203 3.83 5 28 10 4 2
39 Western Kentucky 11 98 376 3.84 2 40 22 15 3
40 LSU 10 40 154 3.85 2 58 8 5 1
41 UTSA 7 38 148 3.89 2 16 6 3 0
42 Temple 9 52 203 3.90 3 19 13 6 0
43 North Carolina 10 52 204 3.92 5 19 12 8 0
44 Michigan 12 97 382 3.94 2 30 20 10 2
45 Georgia Tech 12 104 411 3.95 11 60 22 11 3
46 Penn State 8 45 178 3.96 1 37 7 4 2
46 Purdue 12 94 372 3.96 8 51 23 11 4
48 Michigan State 13 80 320 4.00 2 38 14 13 3
49 North Carolina State 12 55 221 4.02 2 21 10 7 1
50 Texas Tech 12 119 487 4.09 2 37 32 18 6
51 Florida State 12 58 238 4.10 2 34 11 3 2
52 Kent State 12 134 556 4.15 5 67 31 13 3
53 San Jose State 8 74 309 4.18 1 48 18 7 3
54 Tulsa 12 93 391 4.20 4 37 25 14 4
55 Cincinnati 13 67 285 4.25 1 22 16 8 1
56 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 98 420 4.29 4 41 20 15 5
57 Houston 9 68 293 4.31 2 29 17 11 3
57 San Diego State 9 74 319 4.31 3 64 18 11 1
57 Northern Illinois 13 109 470 4.31 6 60 28 13 3
60 Tennessee 10 63 273 4.33 3 75 13 9 2
61 Louisiana-Monroe 11 73 317 4.34 4 61 19 11 2
62 Troy 10 46 200 4.35 2 26 10 5 1
62 Vanderbilt 10 51 222 4.35 2 29 14 8 3
64 Wake Forest 10 91 397 4.36 7 68 18 9 3
65 Arkansas State 9 54 237 4.39 3 44 11 7 3
66 Massachusetts 12 68 300 4.41 5 50 13 10 2
67 Ball State 12 95 424 4.46 3 29 20 10 5
68 Bowling Green 12 118 528 4.47 4 74 25 18 3
69 Utah 12 74 335 4.53 3 34 17 13 5
70 UTEP 10 93 422 4.54 2 46 24 9 2
71 UCLA 12 101 460 4.55 3 92 22 17 3
72 Florida International 12 73 333 4.56 4 24 18 13 2
73 Oklahoma 10 93 425 4.57 5 38 21 17 4
74 Air Force 9 90 413 4.59 5 79 21 11 3
75 Navy 12 110 511 4.65 2 22 31 12 2
76 Miami (Florida) 12 93 434 4.67 8 43 23 13 3
77 Kansas State 10 61 286 4.69 3 45 19 7 1
77 Nevada 11 118 553 4.69 5 53 32 11 5
79 Minnesota 13 66 312 4.73 5 40 15 10 2
80 Pittsburgh 11 75 356 4.75 2 58 18 11 2
81 Northwestern 7 46 219 4.76 3 50 8 4 1
81 Hawai'i 10 62 295 4.76 6 54 13 6 3
83 Maryland 9 62 297 4.79 2 42 15 5 2
83 New Mexico State 10 84 402 4.79 6 33 22 11 4
85 Ohio 11 68 328 4.82 1 30 17 12 1
85 Louisville 11 91 439 4.82 4 29 23 12 3
87 Southern Mississippi 10 84 406 4.83 8 57 21 14 3
88 Marshall 10 87 425 4.89 7 48 24 11 3
89 Auburn 11 117 573 4.90 6 49 35 13 5
90 Middle Tennessee 10 59 291 4.93 2 33 14 7 2
91 Duke 11 98 488 4.98 5 30 28 13 3
92 South Alabama 10 86 436 5.07 6 85 20 14 5
93 North Texas 10 77 392 5.09 5 38 21 12 5
93 UNLV 12 89 453 5.09 5 30 25 16 4
95 Florida Atlantic 12 125 638 5.10 6 77 27 16 8
96 Western Michigan 11 76 393 5.17 7 33 27 15 4
97 Baylor 10 74 383 5.18 4 84 19 10 3
98 UAB 10 71 369 5.20 4 35 19 12 2
98 Boston College 9 107 556 5.20 4 55 31 16 4
100 Missouri 9 91 474 5.21 7 73 25 15 4
101 East Carolina 11 95 501 5.27 7 23 27 15 2
102 Arizona 12 113 602 5.33 6 37 36 21 2
103 Texas 12 103 553 5.37 6 69 30 19 5
104 Toledo 10 71 382 5.38 2 36 21 15 2
105 Idaho 11 53 288 5.43 5 49 12 9 4
105 Washington 10 80 434 5.43 2 64 17 9 3
105 California 11 111 603 5.43 8 62 24 12 6
108 Kentucky 9 87 475 5.46 5 47 25 12 2
109 Nebraska 11 99 560 5.66 4 56 22 13 7
110 Iowa 10 85 485 5.71 5 40 23 14 3
111 Colorado 11 71 408 5.75 4 42 19 16 5
112 Miami (Ohio) 9 95 547 5.76 5 32 27 19 4
113 Wyoming 10 91 533 5.86 3 65 24 16 4
114 Kansas 12 74 443 5.99 6 99 19 10 6
115 Army 11 102 617 6.05 5 88 33 17 5
116 Tulane 11 58 361 6.22 5 48 16 10 3
117 Indiana 10 83 531 6.40 7 54 25 22 4
118 Rice 12 76 497 6.54 7 72 21 14 5
119 New Mexico 8 45 301 6.69 2 49 17 11 3
120 Texas State 9 70 469 6.70 6 37 25 18 5
121 Colorado State 11 66 446 6.76 4 80 21 9 4
122 Louisiana Tech 10 42 285 6.79 4 55 14 9 2
123 Akron 9 86 603 7.01 2 72 28 19 8
124 Eastern Michigan 9 68 545 8.01 7 75 25 16 6
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards