2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games vs. Unranked Teams Only (AP Poll) through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Michigan State 7 190 386 2.03 2 27.14 55.14
2 BYU 8 245 526 2.15 2 30.63 65.75
3 Mississippi 7 233 530 2.27 5 33.29 75.71
4 Alabama 9 268 551 2.06 3 29.78 61.22
5 Florida 6 181 586 3.24 5 30.17 97.67
6 Missouri 6 212 676 3.19 8 35.33 112.67
7 LSU 8 244 712 2.92 6 30.50 89.00
8 Wisconsin 8 241 733 3.04 5 30.13 91.63
9 Auburn 6 206 752 3.65 8 34.33 125.33
10 South Carolina 7 251 759 3.02 3 35.86 108.43
11 Notre Dame 9 246 786 3.20 1 27.33 87.33
12 Florida State 11 352 824 2.34 6 32.00 74.91
12 Vanderbilt 9 307 824 2.68 5 34.11 91.56
14 Arkansas 8 284 853 3.00 9 35.50 106.63
15 Stanford 10 307 854 2.78 12 30.70 85.40
16 Penn State 9 300 928 3.09 3 33.33 103.11
17 Michigan 7 273 931 3.41 3 39.00 133.00
18 Oregon State 10 288 973 3.38 10 28.80 97.30
19 TCU 10 323 992 3.07 7 32.30 99.20
20 Kentucky 7 260 1017 3.91 12 37.14 145.29
21 UTSA 8 274 1035 3.78 11 34.25 129.38
22 Iowa 8 296 1050 3.55 7 37.00 131.25
23 Ohio State 10 319 1062 3.33 8 31.90 106.20
24 Tennessee 7 265 1082 4.08 12 37.86 154.57
25 Wake Forest 8 335 1083 3.23 12 41.88 135.38
26 Connecticut 11 402 1148 2.86 10 36.55 104.36
27 Bowling Green 11 348 1180 3.39 11 31.64 107.27
27 Maryland 10 362 1180 3.26 9 36.20 118.00
29 Texas A&M 9 329 1208 3.67 12 36.56 134.22
30 Rutgers 12 419 1221 2.91 6 34.92 101.75
31 San Jose State 11 377 1222 3.24 11 34.27 111.09
32 Northwestern 10 330 1224 3.71 12 33.00 122.40
33 California 8 315 1237 3.93 11 39.38 154.63
34 Kansas State 10 328 1244 3.79 10 32.80 124.40
35 Washington 8 280 1254 4.48 11 35.00 156.75
36 Illinois 9 339 1306 3.85 16 37.67 145.11
37 SMU 12 376 1308 3.48 11 31.33 109.00
38 USC 10 394 1321 3.35 10 39.40 132.10
39 Utah 10 352 1322 3.76 15 35.20 132.20
40 Mississippi State 9 328 1333 4.06 5 36.44 148.11
41 Pittsburgh 11 379 1386 3.66 8 34.45 126.00
42 Arkansas State 11 382 1389 3.64 7 34.73 126.27
43 Louisiana Tech 9 338 1396 4.13 13 37.56 155.11
44 Oklahoma State 10 375 1409 3.76 12 37.50 140.90
45 Buffalo 10 421 1419 3.37 16 42.10 141.90
46 Washington State 9 367 1439 3.92 14 40.78 159.89
47 North Carolina State 10 359 1442 4.02 14 35.90 144.20
48 Georgia Tech 11 353 1457 4.13 17 32.09 132.45
49 Oregon 10 362 1470 4.06 11 36.20 147.00
50 Utah State 12 452 1475 3.26 6 37.67 122.92
51 Kansas 8 315 1482 4.70 14 39.38 185.25
52 South Florida 10 420 1489 3.55 18 42.00 148.90
53 North Texas 10 320 1500 4.69 17 32.00 150.00
54 Clemson 10 376 1510 4.02 9 37.60 151.00
55 North Carolina 11 431 1529 3.55 18 39.18 139.00
56 UCLA 10 392 1542 3.93 11 39.20 154.20
57 San Diego State 11 433 1546 3.57 14 39.36 140.55
58 Georgia 9 386 1550 4.02 11 42.89 172.22
59 Florida International 11 397 1561 3.93 21 36.09 141.91
60 Virginia Tech 11 415 1623 3.91 10 37.73 147.55
61 Kent State 13 451 1624 3.60 11 34.69 124.92
62 Fresno State 11 450 1646 3.66 14 40.91 149.64
63 Cincinnati 12 422 1655 3.92 8 35.17 137.92
64 Oklahoma 9 348 1671 4.80 18 38.67 185.67
65 Boston College 8 371 1672 4.51 13 46.38 209.00
66 Tulsa 14 520 1674 3.22 20 37.14 119.57
67 Memphis 12 425 1675 3.94 15 35.42 139.58
68 Western Kentucky 12 425 1676 3.94 14 35.42 139.67
69 Western Michigan 11 422 1683 3.99 19 38.36 153.00
70 West Virginia 10 439 1690 3.85 14 43.90 169.00
71 Syracuse 11 416 1694 4.07 12 37.82 154.00
72 Iowa State 10 394 1712 4.35 13 39.40 171.20
73 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 438 1721 3.93 20 36.50 143.42
74 Miami (Florida) 9 374 1733 4.63 15 41.56 192.56
75 Virginia 12 436 1739 3.99 17 36.33 144.92
76 Minnesota 10 356 1740 4.89 14 35.60 174.00
77 Colorado State 9 398 1770 4.45 11 44.22 196.67
78 UAB 10 409 1804 4.41 26 40.90 180.40
79 Texas Tech 10 419 1805 4.31 13 41.90 180.50
80 Northern Illinois 13 550 1807 3.29 18 42.31 139.00
81 Louisville 12 419 1813 4.33 13 34.92 151.08
81 Baylor 10 396 1813 4.58 16 39.60 181.30
83 Arizona State 11 460 1814 3.94 12 41.82 164.91
84 Toledo 11 372 1828 4.91 13 33.82 166.18
85 Florida Atlantic 10 415 1841 4.44 17 41.50 184.10
86 Massachusetts 9 382 1845 4.83 18 42.44 205.00
87 Louisiana-Monroe 13 467 1849 3.96 21 35.92 142.23
88 Purdue 10 374 1857 4.97 17 37.40 185.70
89 Texas 10 400 1874 4.69 15 40.00 187.40
90 East Carolina 12 433 1884 4.35 20 36.08 157.00
91 Nebraska 10 405 1887 4.66 17 40.50 188.70
92 Idaho 9 360 1896 5.27 28 40.00 210.67
93 Boise State 13 512 1900 3.71 20 39.38 146.15
94 Southern Mississippi 9 372 1919 5.16 28 41.33 213.22
95 New Mexico 11 365 1925 5.27 15 33.18 175.00
96 UCF 13 493 1926 3.91 18 37.92 148.15
97 Duke 10 399 1933 4.84 20 39.90 193.30
98 Arizona 10 446 2015 4.52 23 44.60 201.50
99 Temple 10 436 2023 4.64 20 43.60 202.30
100 Indiana 10 442 2029 4.59 21 44.20 202.90
101 Ohio 13 467 2077 4.45 12 35.92 159.77
102 Colorado 10 362 2081 5.75 18 36.20 208.10
103 Central Michigan 12 456 2085 4.57 22 38.00 173.75
104 Navy 11 435 2115 4.86 18 39.55 192.27
105 Hawai'i 11 480 2126 4.43 31 43.64 193.27
106 UTEP 11 444 2127 4.79 23 40.36 193.36
107 South Alabama 13 513 2138 4.17 21 39.46 164.46
108 New Mexico State 10 399 2198 5.51 23 39.90 219.80
109 Troy 12 469 2222 4.74 17 39.08 185.17
110 Ball State 11 430 2224 5.17 17 39.09 202.18
111 Akron 11 467 2228 4.77 20 42.45 202.55
112 Middle Tennessee 12 490 2259 4.61 21 40.83 188.25
113 Wyoming 10 448 2294 5.12 14 44.80 229.40
114 Miami (Ohio) 10 431 2304 5.35 27 43.10 230.40
115 Houston 12 521 2313 4.44 23 43.42 192.75
116 Texas State 10 405 2319 5.73 22 40.50 231.90
117 Air Force 12 544 2370 4.36 25 45.33 197.50
118 UNLV 11 514 2417 4.70 26 46.73 219.73
119 Marshall 12 526 2439 4.64 30 43.83 203.25
120 Rice 13 506 2479 4.90 30 38.92 190.69
121 Nevada 12 498 2539 5.10 26 41.50 211.58
122 Army 11 483 2615 5.41 33 43.91 237.73
123 Tulane 12 528 2675 5.07 30 44.00 222.92
124 Eastern Michigan 11 471 2957 6.28 29 42.82 268.82