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