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

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 BYU 3 82 149 1.82 0 27.33 49.67
2 Connecticut 3 87 156 1.79 1 29.00 52.00
3 Florida International 3 84 185 2.20 3 28.00 61.67
4 Arkansas State 3 90 231 2.57 3 30.00 77.00
5 East Carolina 3 78 251 3.22 2 26.00 83.67
5 Rice 3 74 251 3.39 4 24.67 83.67
7 TCU 3 102 279 2.74 4 34.00 93.00
8 Memphis 4 116 293 2.53 1 29.00 73.25
9 Boise State 3 111 307 2.77 4 37.00 102.33
10 South Florida 3 101 322 3.19 4 33.67 107.33
11 Buffalo 4 142 330 2.32 3 35.50 82.50
12 Virginia Tech 4 118 339 2.87 2 29.50 84.75
13 San Jose State 4 130 346 2.66 3 32.50 86.50
14 Notre Dame 4 108 347 3.21 1 27.00 86.75
15 Florida 4 119 355 2.98 4 29.75 88.75
16 Wisconsin 3 109 363 3.33 3 36.33 121.00
17 Florida State 3 117 365 3.12 4 39.00 121.67
18 Michigan State 3 86 374 4.35 2 28.67 124.67
19 Northwestern 3 98 381 3.89 5 32.67 127.00
20 Ohio State 3 115 388 3.37 4 38.33 129.33
21 Kentucky 3 109 389 3.57 4 36.33 129.67
22 Northern Illinois 4 163 409 2.51 5 40.75 102.25
23 Pittsburgh 3 117 413 3.53 2 39.00 137.67
24 Navy 3 100 415 4.15 5 33.33 138.33
25 Mississippi 4 143 416 2.91 6 35.75 104.00
26 Toledo 3 105 422 4.02 3 35.00 140.67
27 Vanderbilt 4 148 429 2.90 3 37.00 107.25
28 Akron 3 107 454 4.24 6 35.67 151.33
29 Clemson 4 156 462 2.96 1 39.00 115.50
29 Bowling Green 3 115 462 4.02 5 38.33 154.00
31 LSU 4 114 463 4.06 5 28.50 115.75
32 Alabama 4 155 466 3.01 3 38.75 116.50
33 UTSA 4 124 468 3.77 6 31.00 117.00
34 Tulsa 4 134 471 3.51 7 33.50 117.75
35 Utah State 3 125 473 3.78 4 41.67 157.67
35 Texas 3 107 473 4.42 3 35.67 157.67
37 Oklahoma State 4 142 474 3.34 7 35.50 118.50
38 Western Michigan 3 125 486 3.89 5 41.67 162.00
39 South Carolina 3 122 487 3.99 2 40.67 162.33
40 Washington 4 127 491 3.87 6 31.75 122.75
41 Middle Tennessee 3 111 495 4.46 1 37.00 165.00
42 Arkansas 4 151 502 3.32 7 37.75 125.50
43 Fresno State 3 152 523 3.44 6 50.67 174.33
44 Kansas State 3 106 525 4.95 5 35.33 175.00
45 Georgia Tech 4 131 532 4.06 9 32.75 133.00
45 Florida Atlantic 3 124 532 4.29 4 41.33 177.33
47 Penn State 4 152 536 3.53 3 38.00 134.00
48 Louisiana-Lafayette 4 133 543 4.08 4 33.25 135.75
49 Rutgers 4 174 552 3.17 2 43.50 138.00
50 Virginia 4 147 553 3.76 2 36.75 138.25
51 San Diego State 3 134 554 4.13 5 44.67 184.67
51 California 3 122 554 4.54 7 40.67 184.67
53 Marshall 4 164 571 3.48 11 41.00 142.75
54 Central Michigan 4 134 583 4.35 6 33.50 145.75
55 Nebraska 4 145 584 4.03 6 36.25 146.00
56 Boston College 4 159 585 3.68 3 39.75 146.25
57 Utah 4 136 588 4.32 9 34.00 147.00
58 UTEP 3 134 592 4.42 8 44.67 197.33
59 Purdue 4 143 596 4.17 9 35.75 149.00
59 SMU 4 139 596 4.29 5 34.75 149.00
61 Syracuse 4 148 598 4.04 5 37.00 149.50
62 Texas A&M 4 149 600 4.03 8 37.25 150.00
63 Kansas 3 113 603 5.34 5 37.67 201.00
64 Wake Forest 4 136 606 4.46 6 34.00 151.50
65 Washington State 4 175 613 3.50 7 43.75 153.25
66 West Virginia 4 157 619 3.94 4 39.25 154.75
67 Stanford 5 160 620 3.88 6 32.00 124.00
68 Miami (Florida) 4 139 621 4.47 5 34.75 155.25
69 Nevada 2 94 632 6.72 5 47.00 316.00
70 Ball State 3 116 645 5.56 6 38.67 215.00
71 Oregon 4 137 649 4.74 6 34.25 162.25
72 New Mexico State 3 115 650 5.65 6 38.33 216.67
73 Air Force 4 191 653 3.42 7 47.75 163.25
74 North Texas 4 135 655 4.85 8 33.75 163.75
75 Kent State 5 185 658 3.56 5 37.00 131.60
76 Auburn 4 146 661 4.53 7 36.50 165.25
77 Idaho 4 142 662 4.66 10 35.50 165.50
78 Minnesota 4 167 667 3.99 6 41.75 166.75
79 Arizona State 4 158 675 4.27 4 39.50 168.75
80 Iowa 4 166 677 4.08 5 41.50 169.25
81 Hawai'i 4 178 681 3.83 8 44.50 170.25
82 Cincinnati 4 161 682 4.24 3 40.25 170.50
83 Missouri 4 147 683 4.65 11 36.75 170.75
84 UCF 4 164 691 4.21 6 41.00 172.75
85 UAB 4 160 706 4.41 11 40.00 176.50
86 Michigan 4 182 711 3.91 2 45.50 177.75
86 Georgia 4 181 711 3.93 3 45.25 177.75
88 Baylor 4 144 713 4.95 9 36.00 178.25
88 North Carolina 3 146 713 4.88 9 48.67 237.67
90 Tulane 4 185 714 3.86 11 46.25 178.50
90 Louisiana-Monroe 4 164 714 4.35 6 41.00 178.50
92 Colorado State 4 164 732 4.46 6 41.00 183.00
93 Louisville 4 151 736 4.87 5 37.75 184.00
94 Army 3 134 750 5.60 13 44.67 250.00
95 UCLA 5 192 751 3.91 6 38.40 150.20
96 South Alabama 4 161 766 4.76 8 40.25 191.50
97 UNLV 4 186 772 4.15 7 46.50 193.00
98 Western Kentucky 4 163 779 4.78 8 40.75 194.75
99 Eastern Michigan 4 129 780 6.05 9 32.25 195.00
100 North Carolina State 4 158 791 5.01 6 39.50 197.75
101 New Mexico 4 138 813 5.89 5 34.50 203.25
102 Tennessee 4 165 814 4.93 8 41.25 203.50
103 Southern Mississippi 4 162 838 5.17 12 40.50 209.50
104 Mississippi State 4 185 839 4.54 6 46.25 209.75
105 Massachusetts 4 159 857 5.39 13 39.75 214.25
106 USC 4 187 891 4.76 10 46.75 222.75
107 Troy 4 151 894 5.92 9 37.75 223.50
108 Iowa State 4 174 901 5.18 6 43.50 225.25
109 Duke 3 164 917 5.59 9 54.67 305.67
110 Houston 4 191 926 4.85 7 47.75 231.50
111 Ohio 4 165 928 5.62 7 41.25 232.00
112 Maryland 4 176 931 5.29 10 44.00 232.75
113 Oregon State 4 175 933 5.33 10 43.75 233.25
114 Arizona 4 210 937 4.46 15 52.50 234.25
115 Louisiana Tech 4 158 969 6.13 13 39.50 242.25
116 Indiana 4 176 996 5.66 13 44.00 249.00
117 Oklahoma 4 163 1010 6.20 14 40.75 252.50
118 Miami (Ohio) 4 181 1024 5.66 12 45.25 256.00
119 Temple 4 183 1065 5.82 10 45.75 266.25
120 Wyoming 4 177 1079 6.10 7 44.25 269.75
121 Colorado 4 151 1080 7.15 12 37.75 270.00
122 Texas Tech 4 195 1087 5.57 9 48.75 271.75
123 Illinois 4 211 1106 5.24 11 52.75 276.50
124 Texas State 4 204 1257 6.16 11 51.00 314.25