2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games vs. BCS Automatic Qualifying Teams through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Ohio 1 22 92 4.18 0 22.00 92.00
2 Hawai'i 1 23 81 3.52 1 23.00 81.00
2 Texas State 1 23 186 8.09 1 23.00 186.00
4 Western Kentucky 2 50 144 2.88 3 25.00 72.00
4 Kent State 2 50 281 5.62 3 25.00 140.50
6 Colorado State 1 29 58 2.00 0 29.00 58.00
7 Notre Dame 11 331 1159 3.50 4 30.09 105.36
8 Florida International 2 61 248 4.07 4 30.50 124.00
9 San Diego State 1 31 106 3.42 1 31.00 106.00
9 Air Force 1 31 214 6.90 2 31.00 214.00
11 BYU 5 157 549 3.50 3 31.40 109.80
12 East Carolina 2 63 260 4.13 2 31.50 130.00
13 Michigan State 10 316 1127 3.57 6 31.60 112.70
14 Rutgers 9 288 675 2.34 3 32.00 75.00
14 Alabama 11 352 877 2.49 10 32.00 79.73
14 Georgia Tech 11 352 1427 4.05 18 32.00 129.73
14 Troy 2 64 401 6.27 3 32.00 200.50
18 Stanford 13 419 1288 3.07 14 32.23 99.08
19 Florida 10 327 984 3.01 9 32.70 98.40
20 Penn State 10 328 1121 3.42 8 32.80 112.10
21 Nevada 3 99 518 5.23 7 33.00 172.67
22 Kansas State 11 365 1414 3.87 11 33.18 128.55
23 TCU 11 367 1296 3.53 10 33.36 117.82
24 UNLV 2 67 292 4.36 2 33.50 146.00
25 Louisville 10 336 1473 4.38 11 33.60 147.30
26 Oregon State 11 372 1553 4.17 17 33.82 141.18
27 LSU 10 339 1018 3.00 12 33.90 101.80
28 UAB 2 68 383 5.63 7 34.00 191.50
29 Central Michigan 2 69 388 5.62 6 34.50 194.00
30 Pittsburgh 10 347 1368 3.94 13 34.70 136.80
31 Northwestern 12 417 1608 3.86 15 34.75 134.00
32 Utah 9 314 1233 3.93 17 34.89 137.00
33 Wisconsin 11 384 1560 4.06 13 34.91 141.82
34 Ohio State 9 315 1147 3.64 14 35.00 127.44
35 Florida State 11 387 1146 2.96 10 35.18 104.18
36 Oregon 10 353 1412 4.00 13 35.30 141.20
37 Tulsa 3 106 393 3.71 5 35.33 131.00
38 Arkansas 9 325 1150 3.54 16 36.11 127.78
39 Syracuse 12 435 1649 3.79 12 36.25 137.42
40 Rice 2 73 538 7.37 6 36.50 269.00
41 Maryland 11 404 1448 3.58 13 36.73 131.64
42 Kansas 9 331 1761 5.32 21 36.78 195.67
43 Michigan 11 407 1555 3.82 6 37.00 141.36
43 North Texas 2 74 459 6.20 5 37.00 229.50
45 Washington 10 371 1690 4.56 15 37.10 169.00
45 Minnesota 10 371 1844 4.97 17 37.10 184.40
47 Clemson 11 409 1668 4.08 13 37.18 151.64
48 Connecticut 9 337 954 2.83 7 37.44 106.00
49 Texas A&M 9 338 1318 3.90 12 37.56 146.44
50 Virginia 10 376 1553 4.13 13 37.60 155.30
51 South Carolina 10 378 1213 3.21 8 37.80 121.30
52 Vanderbilt 11 416 1747 4.20 17 37.82 158.82
53 Colorado 9 341 2145 6.29 24 37.89 238.33
54 Wake Forest 10 379 1473 3.89 18 37.90 147.30
55 Virginia Tech 11 418 1451 3.47 12 38.00 131.91
55 Cincinnati 9 342 1323 3.87 9 38.00 147.00
55 New Mexico 2 76 471 6.20 4 38.00 235.50
55 Toledo 2 76 488 6.42 2 38.00 244.00
59 Missouri 10 382 1605 4.20 26 38.20 160.50
60 Oklahoma 11 421 2241 5.32 27 38.27 203.73
61 Louisiana-Monroe 3 115 520 4.52 5 38.33 173.33
62 Oklahoma State 11 424 1674 3.95 17 38.55 152.18
63 California 10 386 1733 4.49 14 38.60 173.30
64 Mississippi 10 389 1530 3.93 15 38.90 153.00
65 Ball State 3 117 495 4.23 4 39.00 165.00
66 North Carolina State 11 430 1762 4.10 18 39.09 160.18
67 Army 4 157 1129 7.19 18 39.25 282.25
68 Western Michigan 3 118 387 3.28 1 39.33 129.00
69 Baylor 10 395 1790 4.53 23 39.50 179.00
70 Iowa State 10 399 1719 4.31 14 39.90 171.90
71 South Alabama 2 80 283 3.54 4 40.00 141.50
71 UCF 2 80 345 4.31 4 40.00 172.50
73 South Florida 9 361 1303 3.61 15 40.11 144.78
74 Temple 9 362 1574 4.35 16 40.22 174.89
75 SMU 3 121 499 4.12 6 40.33 166.33
76 Kentucky 9 366 1592 4.35 20 40.67 176.89
77 Navy 4 163 956 5.87 13 40.75 239.00
78 Purdue 10 408 1996 4.89 22 40.80 199.60
79 San Jose State 1 41 155 3.78 1 41.00 155.00
79 Buffalo 3 123 486 3.95 6 41.00 162.00
79 UTEP 3 123 750 6.10 6 41.00 250.00
82 UCLA 12 494 2002 4.05 18 41.17 166.83
83 Nebraska 11 453 2331 5.15 26 41.18 211.91
84 Duke 10 412 2291 5.56 21 41.20 229.10
85 Tennessee 9 371 1839 4.96 20 41.22 204.33
86 West Virginia 11 454 1759 3.87 20 41.27 159.91
87 Mississippi State 9 372 1567 4.21 13 41.33 174.11
88 USC 12 501 2115 4.22 17 41.75 176.25
89 North Carolina 9 377 1481 3.93 20 41.89 164.56
90 Texas 11 461 2213 4.80 29 41.91 201.18
91 Louisiana Tech 3 126 547 4.34 6 42.00 182.33
92 Iowa 9 379 1593 4.20 12 42.11 177.00
93 Middle Tennessee 2 85 465 5.47 7 42.50 232.50
93 Bowling Green 2 85 466 5.48 5 42.50 233.00
95 Arizona State 11 469 1976 4.21 16 42.64 179.64
96 Washington State 9 386 1637 4.24 20 42.89 181.89
96 Auburn 9 386 2101 5.44 20 42.89 233.44
98 Texas Tech 10 430 2056 4.78 19 43.00 205.60
98 Miami (Florida) 11 473 2382 5.04 28 43.00 216.55
98 Eastern Michigan 2 86 661 7.69 7 43.00 330.50
101 Georgia 11 475 1914 4.03 12 43.18 174.00
102 Utah State 2 87 252 2.90 1 43.50 126.00
103 Arizona 10 436 2051 4.70 29 43.60 205.10
104 Northern Illinois 3 131 561 4.28 6 43.67 187.00
105 Massachusetts 4 175 988 5.65 15 43.75 247.00
106 Memphis 1 44 177 4.02 1 44.00 177.00
106 Boston College 10 440 1984 4.51 16 44.00 198.40
106 Tulane 2 88 455 5.17 5 44.00 227.50
106 Marshall 2 88 480 5.45 5 44.00 240.00
110 Florida Atlantic 2 89 584 6.56 6 44.50 292.00
111 Boise State 2 90 418 4.64 4 45.00 209.00
111 New Mexico State 1 45 311 6.91 4 45.00 311.00
113 Akron 1 46 232 5.04 1 46.00 232.00
113 Idaho 2 92 537 5.84 10 46.00 268.50
115 Louisiana-Lafayette 2 93 479 5.15 4 46.50 239.50
116 Wyoming 1 47 280 5.96 4 47.00 280.00
117 Illinois 9 427 2118 4.96 26 47.44 235.33
118 Southern Mississippi 2 95 462 4.86 4 47.50 231.00
119 Indiana 8 385 2059 5.35 24 48.13 257.38
120 Fresno State 2 99 471 4.76 6 49.50 235.50
121 Miami (Ohio) 2 103 566 5.50 9 51.50 283.00
122 Houston 1 56 247 4.41 1 56.00 247.00
123 Arkansas State 2 116 644 5.55 8 58.00 322.00