2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - When Losing By 1-7 Pts through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 South Carolina 7 46 87 1.89 2 50 7 4 1
2 San Jose State 8 62 127 2.05 0 18 9 7 0
3 Michigan State 10 129 291 2.26 1 32 17 9 1
4 Florida 9 95 216 2.27 3 19 8 4 0
5 Alabama 3 46 106 2.30 0 19 2 3 0
6 Connecticut 7 90 213 2.37 3 28 13 3 2
7 Kansas State 5 31 75 2.42 0 14 8 5 0
7 Ohio State 6 57 138 2.42 0 14 8 1 0
9 Northern Illinois 8 75 196 2.61 2 17 14 5 0
10 Maryland 8 137 369 2.69 4 21 22 13 1
11 Utah State 3 43 120 2.79 0 13 5 2 0
12 Arkansas 8 78 219 2.81 2 52 12 5 2
13 Washington 9 78 220 2.82 3 17 13 5 0
14 Stanford 7 44 126 2.86 0 31 5 5 2
15 North Carolina 6 63 188 2.98 1 19 10 6 0
16 BYU 8 100 299 2.99 1 30 15 10 2
17 Penn State 7 61 187 3.07 1 15 6 6 0
18 LSU 8 53 164 3.09 3 23 13 5 1
19 Michigan 7 95 302 3.18 2 42 19 10 3
19 Virginia Tech 11 97 308 3.18 2 65 17 12 2
21 Rutgers 7 59 190 3.22 1 21 9 7 1
22 Kansas 11 87 283 3.25 2 18 19 8 0
23 Pittsburgh 7 57 187 3.28 1 19 12 3 0
24 Georgia 6 45 149 3.31 1 26 8 5 1
25 Tulsa 10 96 325 3.39 1 40 21 9 2
26 Florida International 9 101 344 3.41 4 28 22 10 2
27 Colorado State 9 72 252 3.50 2 22 18 4 1
28 Wake Forest 8 65 228 3.51 2 20 15 5 1
29 Northwestern 6 60 212 3.53 2 25 10 6 3
29 Marshall 7 75 265 3.53 6 24 16 10 1
29 Missouri 8 88 311 3.53 4 44 19 15 2
32 Notre Dame 4 26 92 3.54 0 20 4 2 1
33 San Diego State 8 50 179 3.58 3 22 10 6 1
34 Bowling Green 7 46 166 3.61 2 79 5 2 2
34 North Carolina State 9 90 325 3.61 5 45 18 10 2
36 Western Kentucky 7 101 368 3.64 2 58 23 13 3
37 Louisiana-Lafayette 8 55 203 3.69 2 32 16 12 2
38 South Alabama 12 118 437 3.70 4 46 23 15 4
39 Wisconsin 7 92 341 3.71 2 24 20 9 1
40 Louisville 8 86 320 3.72 4 50 14 8 2
41 Boise State 2 56 214 3.82 1 43 11 6 1
42 Arizona 9 91 355 3.90 4 24 19 8 1
42 California 10 97 378 3.90 3 49 22 14 1
44 UCF 6 100 399 3.99 1 33 26 10 2
45 Kentucky 10 123 494 4.02 7 47 33 13 3
46 Purdue 7 36 146 4.06 1 38 7 4 1
47 Texas 7 79 322 4.08 6 95 16 11 4
47 Baylor 8 123 502 4.08 10 48 37 15 3
47 Iowa 10 166 678 4.08 3 73 30 14 6
50 UTEP 10 92 377 4.10 5 20 25 10 1
50 Utah 8 100 410 4.10 7 23 20 14 3
52 Arkansas State 8 65 267 4.11 1 44 11 6 3
52 West Virginia 8 94 386 4.11 2 48 22 11 3
54 Temple 8 88 364 4.14 3 33 20 12 4
54 Washington State 9 98 406 4.14 5 25 28 16 1
56 Kent State 5 48 199 4.15 2 50 6 3 2
57 Auburn 9 115 479 4.17 3 45 22 14 5
58 Virginia 10 138 578 4.19 6 77 26 16 5
59 UNLV 10 100 420 4.20 7 66 22 10 3
60 Buffalo 9 117 494 4.22 6 51 17 10 5
61 Oregon 1 4 17 4.25 0 11 0 1 0
62 Florida Atlantic 10 123 527 4.28 5 36 27 10 3
63 UCLA 7 68 292 4.29 3 49 17 8 2
64 Iowa State 9 104 449 4.32 4 48 25 15 2
65 Florida State 3 42 182 4.33 1 31 9 4 1
66 Ohio 8 86 376 4.37 4 26 19 11 5
67 Akron 11 136 599 4.40 4 23 36 27 1
68 Texas Tech 7 45 199 4.42 1 26 11 8 1
69 Louisiana-Monroe 8 99 440 4.44 4 38 27 13 5
70 UTSA 6 49 218 4.45 3 28 13 7 1
70 Rice 10 104 463 4.45 3 78 23 11 4
72 Georgia Tech 7 54 242 4.48 4 23 17 14 2
73 Memphis 11 84 380 4.52 4 83 22 8 2
74 Toledo 10 103 467 4.53 3 63 20 14 2
75 Western Michigan 8 99 452 4.57 3 45 20 15 4
75 Tulane 11 134 612 4.57 6 31 31 25 3
77 Oklahoma State 6 77 353 4.58 6 76 20 8 2
78 New Mexico 9 117 541 4.62 4 31 29 18 8
79 Louisiana Tech 6 59 273 4.63 2 28 13 5 2
80 Cincinnati 7 86 405 4.71 0 44 20 14 2
81 North Texas 10 57 269 4.72 3 75 10 7 3
81 USC 8 142 670 4.72 4 29 38 20 3
83 Texas A&M 3 54 258 4.78 1 47 12 7 3
84 Nebraska 9 129 618 4.79 8 80 22 12 7
85 South Florida 9 125 600 4.80 7 44 28 23 4
86 Syracuse 9 119 574 4.82 2 53 32 24 4
87 Indiana 9 92 444 4.83 2 67 23 17 4
88 Tennessee 8 104 509 4.89 7 72 19 13 5
88 Air Force 10 131 641 4.89 5 59 33 16 3
90 Middle Tennessee 7 62 304 4.90 3 64 15 7 3
91 East Carolina 10 125 618 4.94 4 37 34 22 6
92 Mississippi 9 40 198 4.95 1 69 7 5 2
93 TCU 6 66 328 4.97 2 66 16 7 4
93 Idaho 11 117 582 4.97 11 43 28 16 6
93 Navy 9 120 596 4.97 8 56 38 15 3
96 Miami (Ohio) 7 60 301 5.02 5 35 15 12 2
97 Arizona State 6 68 342 5.03 1 36 19 12 3
98 Oregon State 6 72 365 5.07 4 33 19 14 4
99 Massachusetts 11 95 484 5.09 6 40 28 14 2
100 Illinois 10 107 557 5.21 8 63 30 13 3
101 Mississippi State 6 45 235 5.22 4 33 14 8 3
102 UAB 11 124 653 5.27 11 55 31 24 5
103 Boston College 12 122 646 5.30 6 56 37 21 3
104 Texas State 7 100 533 5.33 8 37 33 14 3
105 Southern Mississippi 12 94 504 5.36 8 64 28 18 4
106 Troy 9 142 767 5.40 3 98 31 18 10
107 Oklahoma 5 80 435 5.44 5 44 18 10 3
107 Nevada 10 93 506 5.44 5 42 29 15 3
109 Colorado 12 79 432 5.47 5 37 19 14 7
110 Central Michigan 11 142 784 5.52 9 53 40 21 7
111 Vanderbilt 7 85 474 5.58 4 70 21 16 6
112 Duke 9 77 432 5.61 4 65 22 8 2
113 Miami (Florida) 7 83 477 5.75 3 35 23 16 5
113 Eastern Michigan 10 105 604 5.75 6 57 30 15 7
115 Hawai'i 8 87 501 5.76 8 52 25 13 4
116 Army 11 139 802 5.77 9 63 38 22 9
117 Clemson 8 59 356 6.03 2 57 13 8 5
118 Wyoming 9 90 547 6.08 4 82 23 15 7
119 Fresno State 6 43 263 6.12 2 41 9 7 4
120 Minnesota 9 78 482 6.18 4 48 22 15 7
121 Ball State 8 73 453 6.21 7 71 21 13 4
122 New Mexico State 9 71 448 6.31 5 63 19 12 7
123 SMU 6 30 199 6.63 4 48 8 6 5
124 Houston 7 37 312 8.43 5 73 10 8 4
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards