2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games vs. FBS Teams With Winning Record Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Rutgers 5 183 421 2.30 3 36.60 84.20
2 Connecticut 5 189 527 2.79 3 37.80 105.40
3 North Carolina 5 177 579 3.27 5 35.40 115.80
4 Maryland 5 171 626 3.66 5 34.20 125.20
5 San Diego State 6 193 633 3.28 8 32.17 105.50
6 Florida State 6 201 645 3.21 6 33.50 107.50
7 Louisville 5 157 686 4.37 7 31.40 137.20
8 Alabama 8 256 691 2.70 9 32.00 86.38
9 UTSA 4 166 700 4.22 11 41.50 175.00
10 Northern Illinois 5 177 703 3.97 10 35.40 140.60
11 Ohio State 6 202 706 3.50 7 33.67 117.67
12 BYU 6 206 723 3.51 3 34.33 120.50
13 Utah State 6 243 731 3.01 5 40.50 121.83
14 Tulsa 5 194 773 3.98 9 38.80 154.60
15 Kent State 6 233 782 3.36 6 38.83 130.33
16 LSU 8 285 829 2.91 11 35.63 103.63
17 Florida 9 289 840 2.91 10 32.11 93.33
18 Nevada 4 166 843 5.08 8 41.50 210.75
19 Middle Tennessee 4 162 860 5.31 9 40.50 215.00
20 Syracuse 6 216 866 4.01 5 36.00 144.33
21 North Carolina State 5 206 867 4.21 10 41.20 173.40
22 South Carolina 7 277 880 3.18 6 39.57 125.71
23 Virginia Tech 7 240 919 3.83 8 34.29 131.29
24 Cincinnati 5 202 924 4.57 6 40.40 184.80
25 Western Michigan 5 180 929 5.16 13 36.00 185.80
26 TCU 9 297 933 3.14 11 33.00 103.67
27 Ohio 5 173 948 5.48 6 34.60 189.60
28 Virginia 7 259 965 3.73 5 37.00 137.86
29 Temple 5 193 970 5.03 8 38.60 194.00
30 Western Kentucky 6 210 995 4.74 7 35.00 165.83
31 Boise State 6 248 1004 4.05 10 41.33 167.33
32 Bowling Green 6 233 1014 4.35 12 38.83 169.00
33 UCF 6 257 1016 3.95 9 42.83 169.33
34 Northwestern 7 259 1018 3.93 8 37.00 145.43
35 Memphis 6 227 1024 4.51 12 37.83 170.67
36 SMU 7 260 1028 3.95 11 37.14 146.86
37 Notre Dame 9 285 1032 3.62 3 31.67 114.67
37 Louisiana-Monroe 6 232 1032 4.45 16 38.67 172.00
39 Georgia 6 259 1046 4.04 6 43.17 174.33
40 Washington State 7 296 1051 3.55 11 42.29 150.14
41 UAB 5 195 1067 5.47 19 39.00 213.40
42 San Jose State 8 281 1068 3.80 12 35.13 133.50
43 Michigan State 9 290 1074 3.70 5 32.22 119.33
44 Clemson 6 234 1075 4.59 12 39.00 179.17
45 Colorado State 5 204 1079 5.29 11 40.80 215.80
46 Pittsburgh 7 245 1099 4.49 11 35.00 157.00
47 Navy 6 220 1105 5.02 13 36.67 184.17
48 Rice 5 182 1109 6.09 13 36.40 221.80
49 Florida International 7 266 1110 4.17 17 38.00 158.57
50 Vanderbilt 6 240 1120 4.67 14 40.00 186.67
51 Texas A&M 8 296 1134 3.83 11 37.00 141.75
52 South Alabama 7 273 1137 4.16 11 39.00 162.43
53 Michigan 7 272 1138 4.18 6 38.86 162.57
54 Buffalo 6 257 1157 4.50 15 42.83 192.83
55 Kansas State 9 292 1174 4.02 9 32.44 130.44
56 Air Force 6 263 1178 4.48 12 43.83 196.33
57 Mississippi 7 275 1181 4.29 12 39.29 168.71
58 Mississippi State 6 273 1184 4.34 11 45.50 197.33
59 UNLV 5 240 1185 4.94 14 48.00 237.00
60 Army 6 237 1188 5.01 12 39.50 198.00
61 Penn State 6 285 1191 4.18 10 47.50 198.50
62 East Carolina 5 210 1206 5.74 14 42.00 241.20
63 New Mexico 5 192 1216 6.33 9 38.40 243.20
64 Louisiana-Lafayette 6 244 1219 5.00 13 40.67 203.17
65 North Texas 7 225 1226 5.45 16 32.14 175.14
66 Louisiana Tech 5 220 1228 5.58 15 44.00 245.60
67 Wake Forest 6 247 1237 5.01 13 41.17 206.17
68 Utah 8 315 1242 3.94 15 39.38 155.25
69 Fresno State 6 270 1245 4.61 15 45.00 207.50
70 Troy 6 232 1249 5.38 11 38.67 208.17
71 New Mexico State 6 235 1255 5.34 13 39.17 209.17
72 Houston 6 272 1275 4.69 13 45.33 212.50
73 Arkansas 9 339 1288 3.80 20 37.67 143.11
74 Oregon State 9 306 1289 4.21 17 34.00 143.22
75 Wisconsin 8 304 1296 4.26 10 38.00 162.00
76 Arkansas State 7 272 1321 4.86 12 38.86 188.71
77 West Virginia 8 328 1322 4.03 19 41.00 165.25
78 Texas Tech 7 281 1328 4.73 15 40.14 189.71
79 Hawai'i 6 270 1332 4.93 23 45.00 222.00
80 Oklahoma State 9 340 1341 3.94 18 37.78 149.00
81 Wyoming 6 244 1351 5.54 15 40.67 225.17
82 Central Michigan 6 278 1366 4.91 17 46.33 227.67
83 Stanford 10 350 1367 3.91 14 35.00 136.70
84 Iowa 7 302 1370 4.54 14 43.14 195.71
85 Purdue 6 262 1373 5.24 14 43.67 228.83
86 South Florida 8 320 1375 4.30 14 40.00 171.88
87 Toledo 7 235 1377 5.86 12 33.57 196.71
88 Minnesota 7 277 1378 4.97 15 39.57 196.86
89 Boston College 7 300 1380 4.60 11 42.86 197.14
90 Oregon 9 330 1391 4.22 11 36.67 154.56
91 Kentucky 8 348 1431 4.11 19 43.50 178.88
92 Tennessee 7 285 1444 5.07 17 40.71 206.29
93 Marshall 6 268 1475 5.50 20 44.67 245.83
94 Missouri 9 347 1479 4.26 22 38.56 164.33
95 Massachusetts 6 260 1482 5.70 22 43.33 247.00
96 Ball State 7 287 1505 5.24 17 41.00 215.00
97 Washington 8 320 1507 4.71 10 40.00 188.38
98 Georgia Tech 9 332 1523 4.59 26 36.89 169.22
99 USC 8 338 1546 4.57 15 42.25 193.25
100 Southern Mississippi 8 326 1563 4.79 20 40.75 195.38
101 Miami (Florida) 6 287 1600 5.57 18 47.83 266.67
102 Arizona State 6 301 1605 5.33 11 50.17 267.50
103 Duke 7 270 1608 5.96 15 38.57 229.71
104 Illinois 7 335 1678 5.01 23 47.86 239.71
105 Idaho 8 314 1697 5.40 30 39.25 212.13
106 Akron 7 311 1712 5.50 16 44.43 244.57
107 California 9 380 1729 4.55 14 42.22 192.11
107 Florida Atlantic 7 311 1729 5.56 16 44.43 247.00
109 UCLA 9 413 1766 4.28 17 45.89 196.22
110 Baylor 10 378 1775 4.70 25 37.80 177.50
111 UTEP 8 348 1820 5.23 18 43.50 227.50
112 Texas 9 374 1835 4.91 27 41.56 203.89
113 Iowa State 10 417 1876 4.50 17 41.70 187.60
114 Kansas 10 376 1907 5.07 23 37.60 190.70
115 Texas State 7 315 1911 6.07 15 45.00 273.00
116 Tulane 8 377 1914 5.08 23 47.13 239.25
117 Oklahoma 9 339 1957 5.77 24 37.67 217.44
118 Indiana 7 363 2045 5.63 22 51.86 292.14
119 Eastern Michigan 8 343 2063 6.01 21 42.88 257.88
120 Miami (Ohio) 8 377 2083 5.53 27 47.13 260.38
121 Auburn 9 397 2150 5.42 19 44.11 238.89
122 Colorado 8 321 2175 6.78 24 40.13 271.88
123 Arizona 10 464 2255 4.86 29 46.40 225.50
124 Nebraska 10 422 2284 5.41 23 42.20 228.40