2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games Won Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Hawai'i 3 86 99 1.15 0 28.67 33.00
2 Michigan State 7 180 300 1.67 1 25.71 42.86
3 Illinois 2 50 90 1.80 0 25.00 45.00
4 Connecticut 5 156 315 2.02 3 31.20 63.00
5 Bowling Green 8 224 470 2.10 3 28.00 58.75
6 BYU 8 234 518 2.21 2 29.25 64.75
7 Arkansas 4 137 307 2.24 3 34.25 76.75
8 Colorado 1 22 50 2.27 0 22.00 50.00
8 Mississippi 7 233 530 2.27 5 33.29 75.71
10 Alabama 13 394 904 2.29 8 30.31 69.54
11 Florida State 12 395 977 2.47 7 32.92 81.42
12 Boston College 2 63 156 2.48 0 31.50 78.00
13 Pittsburgh 6 178 447 2.51 1 29.67 74.50
14 Memphis 4 117 305 2.61 0 29.25 76.25
15 Maryland 4 151 395 2.62 1 37.75 98.75
16 USC 7 238 636 2.67 3 34.00 90.86
17 Vanderbilt 9 307 824 2.68 5 34.11 91.56
18 TCU 7 212 585 2.76 4 30.29 83.57
18 Auburn 3 98 270 2.76 3 32.67 90.00
20 South Alabama 2 64 180 2.81 2 32.00 90.00
20 Kentucky 2 64 180 2.81 2 32.00 90.00
20 Buffalo 4 160 449 2.81 3 40.00 112.25
23 Akron 1 38 107 2.82 0 38.00 107.00
24 Utah 5 142 402 2.83 5 28.40 80.40
24 California 3 86 243 2.83 0 28.67 81.00
26 Washington State 3 96 274 2.85 3 32.00 91.33
26 Rutgers 9 300 856 2.85 3 33.33 95.11
28 LSU 10 307 880 2.87 9 30.70 88.00
28 New Mexico State 1 31 89 2.87 0 31.00 89.00
28 South Florida 3 129 370 2.87 4 43.00 123.33
31 Stanford 12 368 1072 2.91 14 30.67 89.33
32 Utah State 11 403 1178 2.92 5 36.64 107.09
32 Tulsa 11 407 1187 2.92 11 37.00 107.91
34 Louisiana-Monroe 8 257 772 3.00 7 32.13 96.50
35 Florida International 3 91 274 3.01 2 30.33 91.33
36 Virginia Tech 7 255 770 3.02 3 36.43 110.00
37 Florida 11 342 1036 3.03 10 31.09 94.18
37 South Carolina 11 403 1222 3.03 5 36.64 111.09
39 North Carolina 8 277 851 3.07 5 34.63 106.38
40 SMU 7 202 627 3.10 4 28.86 89.57
41 UTSA 6 177 554 3.13 5 29.50 92.33
41 Western Michigan 4 127 398 3.13 6 31.75 99.50
43 Missouri 5 176 553 3.14 6 35.20 110.60
44 East Carolina 8 257 809 3.15 7 32.13 101.13
45 Notre Dame 12 351 1109 3.16 2 29.25 92.42
46 New Mexico 4 97 312 3.22 3 24.25 78.00
46 Louisiana-Lafayette 9 277 892 3.22 11 30.78 99.11
46 UAB 3 109 351 3.22 4 36.33 117.00
49 San Jose State 11 377 1222 3.24 11 34.27 111.09
50 Kansas State 11 336 1093 3.25 7 30.55 99.36
51 Houston 5 175 571 3.26 6 35.00 114.20
52 Penn State 8 253 833 3.29 4 31.63 104.13
53 Northern Illinois 12 501 1668 3.33 17 41.75 139.00
53 West Virginia 7 304 1011 3.33 12 43.43 144.43
55 Virginia 4 120 401 3.34 1 30.00 100.25
56 Oklahoma State 8 271 909 3.35 5 33.88 113.63
57 Arkansas State 10 341 1146 3.36 6 34.10 114.60
58 Western Kentucky 7 246 833 3.39 6 35.14 119.00
59 Colorado State 4 142 486 3.42 2 35.50 121.50
59 Nebraska 10 374 1279 3.42 11 37.40 127.90
61 Oregon State 9 255 874 3.43 8 28.33 97.11
62 North Carolina State 7 238 831 3.49 6 34.00 118.71
63 Idaho 1 28 98 3.50 1 28.00 98.00
64 Massachusetts 1 27 95 3.52 1 27.00 95.00
65 Rice 7 233 823 3.53 10 33.29 117.57
66 North Texas 4 121 429 3.55 5 30.25 107.25
66 Ohio State 12 392 1393 3.55 14 32.67 116.08
68 Michigan 8 331 1179 3.56 4 41.38 147.38
69 Kent State 11 383 1367 3.57 8 34.82 124.27
69 Indiana 4 153 546 3.57 4 38.25 136.50
71 UTEP 3 97 347 3.58 3 32.33 115.67
72 Cincinnati 10 332 1192 3.59 8 33.20 119.20
73 Wake Forest 5 205 737 3.60 6 41.00 147.40
74 Boise State 11 417 1523 3.65 16 37.91 138.45
74 Fresno State 9 370 1351 3.65 11 41.11 150.11
76 Northwestern 10 316 1164 3.68 9 31.60 116.40
77 Texas A&M 11 394 1453 3.69 14 35.82 132.09
78 Wisconsin 8 247 918 3.72 8 30.88 114.75
79 Ohio 9 321 1203 3.75 5 35.67 133.67
79 San Diego State 9 371 1390 3.75 12 41.22 154.44
81 Iowa 4 131 492 3.76 4 32.75 123.00
82 Georgia Tech 7 196 741 3.78 5 28.00 105.86
83 Syracuse 8 270 1030 3.81 6 33.75 128.75
84 Minnesota 6 209 798 3.82 5 34.83 133.00
85 Georgia 12 514 1970 3.83 12 42.83 164.17
86 Arizona State 8 324 1251 3.86 5 40.50 156.38
87 UCF 10 342 1338 3.91 14 34.20 133.80
88 Florida Atlantic 3 105 412 3.92 3 35.00 137.33
89 Duke 6 220 864 3.93 9 36.67 144.00
90 Purdue 6 197 780 3.96 9 32.83 130.00
91 Oregon 12 424 1684 3.97 14 35.33 140.33
91 Texas Tech 8 320 1271 3.97 7 40.00 158.88
93 Iowa State 6 221 883 4.00 5 36.83 147.17
94 Clemson 11 401 1609 4.01 11 36.45 146.27
95 Mississippi State 8 272 1100 4.04 5 34.00 137.50
96 Middle Tennessee 8 309 1256 4.06 11 38.63 157.00
97 Tennessee 5 175 713 4.07 8 35.00 142.60
97 Army 2 71 289 4.07 6 35.50 144.50
99 UCLA 9 319 1311 4.11 7 35.44 145.67
100 Louisiana Tech 9 338 1396 4.13 13 37.56 155.11
101 Louisville 11 358 1497 4.18 10 32.55 136.09
102 Marshall 5 213 907 4.26 10 42.60 181.40
103 Washington 7 218 931 4.27 5 31.14 133.00
104 Troy 5 222 953 4.29 8 44.40 190.60
105 Arizona 8 328 1438 4.38 12 41.00 179.75
106 Texas State 4 116 510 4.40 5 29.00 127.50
107 Texas 9 352 1568 4.45 14 39.11 174.22
108 Navy 8 322 1443 4.48 10 40.25 180.38
109 Air Force 6 236 1062 4.50 10 39.33 177.00
110 Temple 4 191 872 4.57 8 47.75 218.00
111 Miami (Florida) 7 297 1367 4.60 11 42.43 195.29
112 Baylor 8 285 1314 4.61 12 35.63 164.25
113 Central Michigan 7 235 1103 4.69 11 33.57 157.57
114 Oklahoma 10 371 1745 4.70 18 37.10 174.50
115 Toledo 9 298 1425 4.78 11 33.11 158.33
116 Nevada 7 256 1241 4.85 13 36.57 177.29
116 Miami (Ohio) 4 156 757 4.85 9 39.00 189.25
118 UNLV 2 130 659 5.07 6 65.00 329.50
119 Ball State 9 352 1836 5.22 13 39.11 204.00
120 Wyoming 4 168 882 5.25 4 42.00 220.50
121 Kansas 1 33 204 6.18 1 33.00 204.00
122 Tulane 2 66 409 6.20 3 33.00 204.50
123 Eastern Michigan 2 72 528 7.33 4 36.00 264.00