2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games vs. FBS (I-A) Teams Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 UTSA 8 294 1075 3.66 15 36.75 134.38
2 BYU 12 369 1015 2.75 3 30.75 84.58
2 North Texas 11 369 1928 5.22 22 33.55 175.27
4 Bowling Green 12 381 1289 3.38 13 31.75 107.42
5 Florida 12 384 1181 3.08 12 32.00 98.42
6 Pittsburgh 11 386 1537 3.98 13 35.09 139.73
7 Memphis 11 387 1494 3.86 14 35.18 135.82
8 TCU 12 389 1326 3.41 11 32.42 110.50
9 Michigan State 13 391 1282 3.28 6 30.08 98.62
9 Utah 11 391 1503 3.84 19 35.55 136.64
11 Ohio State 12 392 1393 3.55 14 32.67 116.08
11 SMU 12 392 1458 3.72 14 32.67 121.50
13 Notre Dame 13 396 1374 3.47 4 30.46 105.69
13 Arkansas 11 396 1394 3.52 20 36.00 126.73
15 New Mexico 12 398 2191 5.51 18 33.17 182.58
16 LSU 12 400 1133 2.83 12 33.33 94.42
17 Maryland 11 404 1448 3.58 13 36.73 131.64
17 Cincinnati 11 404 1611 3.99 9 36.73 146.45
19 Kansas State 12 405 1559 3.85 13 33.75 129.92
19 Oregon State 12 405 1634 4.03 19 33.75 136.17
19 Texas A&M 11 405 1589 3.92 14 36.82 144.45
22 San Jose State 12 406 1531 3.77 15 33.83 127.58
23 Toledo 12 411 2294 5.58 18 34.25 191.17
24 Alabama 13 412 999 2.42 10 31.69 76.85
25 Virginia 11 415 1711 4.12 16 37.73 155.55
26 Northwestern 12 417 1608 3.86 15 34.75 134.00
26 Missouri 11 417 1733 4.16 26 37.91 157.55
28 Louisville 12 418 1825 4.37 14 34.83 152.08
28 Kansas 11 418 2148 5.14 25 38.00 195.27
30 Florida State 12 419 1229 2.93 10 34.92 102.42
30 Western Kentucky 12 419 1636 3.90 14 34.92 136.33
30 Idaho 11 419 2212 5.28 36 38.09 201.09
33 Rutgers 12 422 1189 2.82 6 35.17 99.08
34 Colorado 11 423 2558 6.05 27 38.45 232.55
35 Oregon 12 424 1769 4.17 15 35.33 147.42
35 Temple 10 424 1981 4.67 20 42.40 198.10
37 Florida International 12 428 1690 3.95 23 35.67 140.83
38 Western Michigan 11 429 1762 4.11 19 39.00 160.18
39 Connecticut 12 430 1175 2.73 10 35.83 97.92
40 Ohio 12 432 1967 4.55 11 36.00 163.92
41 Penn State 12 435 1541 3.54 10 36.25 128.42
41 Syracuse 12 435 1649 3.79 12 36.25 137.42
41 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 435 1832 4.21 20 36.25 152.67
41 East Carolina 12 435 1896 4.36 20 36.25 158.00
45 Tennessee 11 436 2179 5.00 24 39.64 198.09
46 North Carolina 11 438 1670 3.81 20 39.82 151.82
47 Middle Tennessee 11 439 1961 4.47 20 39.91 178.27
47 New Mexico State 11 439 2568 5.85 27 39.91 233.45
49 Buffalo 11 441 1664 3.77 20 40.09 151.27
50 Georgia Tech 13 442 1874 4.24 27 34.00 144.15
51 California 11 443 1953 4.41 18 40.27 177.55
52 South Carolina 12 444 1310 2.95 8 37.00 109.17
52 Virginia Tech 12 444 1584 3.57 12 37.00 132.00
54 Stanford 14 446 1358 3.04 15 31.86 97.00
54 Minnesota 12 446 2168 4.86 21 37.17 180.67
56 Washington 12 447 1998 4.47 16 37.25 166.50
56 UAB 11 447 2140 4.79 33 40.64 194.55
58 Mississippi 12 448 1581 3.53 15 37.33 131.75
58 Vanderbilt 12 448 1801 4.02 17 37.33 150.08
60 Oklahoma State 12 449 1784 3.97 19 37.42 148.67
60 South Florida 11 449 1750 3.90 20 40.82 159.09
60 Clemson 12 449 1920 4.28 16 37.42 160.00
60 Iowa 11 449 1851 4.12 15 40.82 168.27
64 Army 11 450 2515 5.59 33 40.91 228.64
65 Wisconsin 13 452 1764 3.90 14 34.77 135.69
66 North Carolina State 12 453 1813 4.00 18 37.75 151.08
67 Kentucky 11 454 1942 4.28 25 41.27 176.55
68 Wake Forest 11 456 1902 4.17 22 41.45 172.91
69 Oklahoma 12 457 2448 5.36 27 38.08 204.00
69 Eastern Michigan 11 457 2983 6.53 31 41.55 271.18
71 San Diego State 12 459 1680 3.66 15 38.25 140.00
71 Auburn 11 459 2349 5.12 22 41.73 213.55
73 Washington State 11 460 1869 4.06 20 41.82 169.91
74 Wyoming 11 463 2463 5.32 21 42.09 223.91
74 Texas State 11 463 2662 5.75 23 42.09 242.00
76 Arkansas State 12 465 1935 4.16 15 38.75 161.25
77 Utah State 12 466 1423 3.05 6 38.83 118.58
78 Louisiana-Monroe 13 467 1849 3.96 21 35.92 142.23
78 Baylor 12 467 2197 4.70 27 38.92 183.08
80 Troy 12 469 2222 4.74 17 39.08 185.17
80 Purdue 12 469 2260 4.82 23 39.08 188.33
80 Central Michigan 12 469 2304 4.91 26 39.08 192.00
80 Florida Atlantic 11 469 2296 4.90 23 42.64 208.73
84 Louisiana Tech 12 470 2228 4.74 25 39.17 185.67
84 Colorado State 11 470 2252 4.79 18 42.73 204.73
86 Miami (Florida) 11 473 2382 5.04 28 43.00 216.55
87 Tulsa 13 474 1452 3.06 19 36.46 111.69
88 Kent State 13 477 1866 3.91 13 36.69 143.54
89 Akron 11 479 2426 5.06 22 43.55 220.55
90 UTEP 12 481 2332 4.85 24 40.08 194.33
91 Mississippi State 12 483 2044 4.23 16 40.25 170.33
91 Illinois 11 483 2231 4.62 28 43.91 202.82
93 Duke 12 485 2527 5.21 24 40.42 210.58
94 South Alabama 12 488 2116 4.34 21 40.67 176.33
95 Navy 12 491 2426 4.94 23 40.92 202.17
95 Marshall 11 491 2295 4.67 28 44.64 208.64
97 Miami (Ohio) 11 492 2739 5.57 33 44.73 249.00
98 Iowa State 12 493 2196 4.45 19 41.08 183.00
99 Hawai'i 11 494 2237 4.53 34 44.91 203.36
100 Texas Tech 12 495 2269 4.58 20 41.25 189.08
101 West Virginia 12 499 1891 3.79 22 41.58 157.58
102 Southern Mississippi 12 500 2490 4.98 34 41.67 207.50
103 Nevada 12 503 2526 5.02 25 41.92 210.50
104 Rice 13 506 2479 4.90 30 38.92 190.69
105 Massachusetts 12 511 2697 5.28 33 42.58 224.75
106 Boise State 13 512 1900 3.71 20 39.38 146.15
107 Michigan 13 514 1957 3.81 9 39.54 150.54
108 Boston College 11 519 2500 4.82 20 47.18 227.27
109 Fresno State 12 521 2160 4.15 20 43.42 180.00
109 Houston 12 521 2313 4.44 23 43.42 192.75
111 Ball State 13 522 2692 5.16 24 40.15 207.08
111 Indiana 11 522 2600 4.98 28 47.45 236.36
113 Arizona State 12 524 2289 4.37 17 43.67 190.75
114 Tulane 12 528 2675 5.07 30 44.00 222.92
115 USC 13 533 2171 4.07 17 41.00 167.00
116 Nebraska 13 537 2664 4.96 26 41.31 204.92
117 Texas 13 538 2488 4.62 29 41.38 191.38
118 UCF 14 544 2182 4.01 21 38.86 155.86
119 Air Force 12 547 2518 4.60 26 45.58 209.83
120 Northern Illinois 13 554 1987 3.59 21 42.62 152.85
121 Arizona 12 556 2615 4.70 33 46.33 217.92
122 Georgia 13 558 2248 4.03 15 42.92 172.92
122 UNLV 12 558 2601 4.66 28 46.50 216.75
124 UCLA 14 561 2315 4.13 20 40.07 165.36