2013 National Leaders Rushing Defense - On 1st Down through 01/06/2014

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Stanford 14 203 504 2.48 5 34 19 18 3
2 Rutgers 13 222 553 2.49 5 23 21 21 2
3 Utah State 14 246 761 3.09 3 31 23 27 2
4 Louisville 13 188 585 3.11 5 47 17 18 4
5 TCU 12 223 695 3.12 7 52 24 24 3
6 Virginia Tech 13 223 726 3.26 4 62 23 23 9
7 Syracuse 13 226 743 3.29 5 74 25 26 3
8 Florida State 14 273 902 3.30 1 72 20 20 4
9 Memphis 12 207 692 3.34 7 40 18 17 2
10 Fresno State 13 240 812 3.38 11 55 16 17 5
11 Cincinnati 13 210 721 3.43 6 35 18 19 5
12 Ohio State 14 221 771 3.49 3 34 19 20 2
13 East Carolina 13 222 782 3.52 5 35 28 28 3
14 Michigan State 14 205 731 3.57 4 64 21 20 7
14 Akron 12 251 895 3.57 9 32 27 28 7
16 San Diego State 13 214 768 3.59 7 44 20 21 3
17 Houston 13 269 970 3.61 8 38 30 31 5
18 North Texas 13 207 765 3.70 4 47 21 23 9
18 Tulane 13 245 907 3.70 7 68 25 26 10
18 Baylor 13 273 1011 3.70 7 40 25 26 10
21 UCF 13 193 719 3.73 10 53 21 22 5
22 Marshall 14 299 1119 3.74 10 41 32 33 6
23 Kansas State 13 214 803 3.75 10 66 22 24 2
24 USC 14 216 812 3.76 8 45 26 25 6
24 Mississippi 13 255 959 3.76 13 50 30 32 4
26 Wisconsin 13 199 751 3.77 3 43 18 18 2
27 Oregon 13 267 1008 3.78 7 40 22 23 5
28 Georgia Tech 13 218 832 3.82 12 33 26 28 4
29 Louisiana Tech 12 270 1047 3.88 10 34 31 32 5
30 BYU 13 254 995 3.92 4 65 23 23 5
31 Pittsburgh 13 222 872 3.93 6 34 24 25 6
32 UCLA 13 272 1071 3.94 8 34 27 30 5
33 Georgia 13 255 1007 3.95 5 75 23 23 6
34 Wake Forest 12 211 835 3.96 4 67 15 16 5
35 Michigan 13 235 934 3.97 6 32 28 29 4
36 Iowa 13 218 872 4.00 4 42 22 23 5
36 Colorado State 14 251 1004 4.00 8 67 22 22 7
38 Vanderbilt 13 225 902 4.01 9 52 26 27 5
38 Arizona 13 248 994 4.01 7 42 30 30 6
40 Utah 12 231 928 4.02 7 50 22 23 6
40 Connecticut 12 232 932 4.02 8 41 32 34 10
40 Boise State 13 272 1093 4.02 6 33 31 33 9
43 Buffalo 13 254 1027 4.04 11 56 22 23 10
44 South Alabama 12 210 850 4.05 3 54 31 34 6
44 Penn State 12 223 903 4.05 7 50 26 28 6
44 Maryland 13 243 984 4.05 7 72 25 26 7
47 Northern Illinois 14 274 1135 4.14 2 48 30 30 5
48 Notre Dame 13 261 1084 4.15 7 46 27 28 5
49 South Florida 12 209 870 4.16 4 40 26 29 11
50 Rice 14 247 1039 4.21 8 81 29 29 4
51 LSU 13 235 994 4.23 7 32 29 31 6
52 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 234 997 4.26 12 75 32 33 9
53 Oklahoma State 13 242 1037 4.29 4 51 37 37 5
54 Navy 13 234 1006 4.30 9 41 22 21 3
55 Alabama 13 204 882 4.32 6 77 25 26 2
56 Arizona State 14 237 1027 4.33 8 80 30 31 10
57 SMU 12 223 968 4.34 9 50 24 26 6
58 Troy 12 236 1030 4.36 13 64 30 33 8
59 Boston College 13 245 1074 4.38 6 80 21 24 7
60 Toledo 12 249 1099 4.41 15 31 32 35 9
60 Ohio 13 272 1200 4.41 8 70 31 33 10
62 Mississippi State 13 206 911 4.42 9 50 28 28 11
63 Kansas 12 253 1130 4.47 11 41 31 35 14
64 Northwestern 12 240 1075 4.48 9 55 33 34 7
65 UTSA 12 197 885 4.49 4 44 20 21 3
65 Temple 12 228 1023 4.49 5 73 28 29 7
65 Virginia 12 231 1037 4.49 14 65 30 33 12
68 Washington State 13 251 1134 4.52 10 75 28 29 8
69 Nebraska 13 282 1281 4.54 9 47 36 41 8
69 Hawai'i 12 298 1352 4.54 12 70 43 44 13
71 Middle Tennessee 13 286 1303 4.56 10 55 31 32 7
72 Western Kentucky 12 207 946 4.57 9 68 26 27 8
73 Miami (Florida) 13 271 1245 4.59 14 75 31 32 8
74 South Carolina 13 230 1058 4.60 4 45 31 32 10
75 Texas Tech 13 279 1290 4.62 14 49 34 36 11
76 Louisiana-Monroe 12 231 1074 4.65 9 33 30 35 8
77 Missouri 14 250 1165 4.66 13 52 31 35 10
78 Texas State 12 194 912 4.70 9 47 16 16 9
78 Oklahoma 13 224 1052 4.70 8 80 32 32 10
80 Auburn 14 236 1112 4.71 10 65 32 35 8
81 West Virginia 12 265 1253 4.73 10 80 33 36 11
82 Kent State 12 261 1238 4.74 8 43 36 37 6
82 Clemson 13 264 1252 4.74 14 75 35 35 14
84 California 12 239 1136 4.75 14 79 32 35 12
85 Florida 12 199 948 4.76 9 66 24 28 9
86 Texas 13 265 1273 4.80 8 34 43 44 12
87 Colorado 12 267 1284 4.81 10 55 33 35 12
88 Southern Mississippi 12 293 1415 4.83 17 75 47 48 12
89 North Carolina 13 283 1394 4.93 9 81 37 37 9
90 Florida Atlantic 12 228 1133 4.97 8 64 31 32 12
91 Tulsa 12 250 1249 5.00 5 91 29 33 15
92 Arkansas 12 227 1138 5.01 10 52 32 32 12
93 Kentucky 12 229 1155 5.04 11 86 29 32 8
93 Minnesota 13 238 1199 5.04 8 64 37 38 12
93 Georgia State 12 264 1330 5.04 12 59 38 37 9
96 Oregon State 13 243 1234 5.08 13 40 39 40 13
97 Wyoming 12 272 1385 5.09 11 62 36 38 7
98 Duke 14 284 1448 5.10 8 47 41 41 5
99 North Carolina State 12 223 1143 5.13 15 55 31 33 12
100 Texas A&M 13 265 1367 5.16 9 51 40 41 8
101 Central Michigan 12 245 1284 5.24 10 42 32 31 12
102 Florida International 12 237 1250 5.27 9 77 33 33 11
103 Washington 13 231 1219 5.28 7 73 31 34 10
104 Ball State 13 253 1338 5.29 9 49 36 40 14
105 Bowling Green 14 220 1180 5.36 7 75 33 34 12
106 Purdue 12 256 1387 5.42 10 39 42 43 9
107 Indiana 12 266 1464 5.50 13 93 43 43 12
108 Tennessee 12 231 1281 5.55 9 62 40 42 12
109 Iowa State 12 244 1360 5.57 12 76 32 33 12
110 UNLV 13 264 1474 5.58 11 60 32 35 14
111 Air Force 12 297 1662 5.60 24 74 47 48 13
112 Miami (Ohio) 12 255 1430 5.61 11 53 45 50 10
113 Arkansas State 13 248 1396 5.63 9 80 40 40 14
114 Army 12 246 1396 5.67 14 78 29 32 14
115 Western Michigan 12 289 1650 5.71 15 55 51 51 14
116 Massachusetts 12 245 1433 5.85 11 51 39 40 12
117 San Jose State 12 245 1469 6.00 12 67 47 48 16
118 UAB 12 235 1471 6.26 13 71 45 45 15
119 Illinois 12 274 1733 6.32 19 75 43 44 17
120 UTEP 12 257 1630 6.34 18 62 49 52 18
121 Nevada 12 251 1605 6.39 22 85 43 45 17
122 Eastern Michigan 12 256 1651 6.45 24 67 38 40 16
123 Idaho 12 248 1613 6.50 11 64 56 56 17
124 New Mexico 12 262 1777 6.78 23 75 45 47 20
125 New Mexico State 12 268 1965 7.33 22 80 57 61 18
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards