2013 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games vs. FBS (I-A) Teams Only through 01/06/2014

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Louisville 12 364 942 2.59 10 30.33 78.50
2 Michigan State 13 405 1161 2.87 7 31.15 89.31
3 Stanford 14 435 1256 2.89 8 31.07 89.71
4 Rutgers 12 396 1251 3.16 17 33.00 104.25
5 Cincinnati 12 389 1258 3.23 11 32.42 104.83
6 Utah State 13 502 1391 2.77 9 38.62 107.00
7 Alabama 12 381 1288 3.38 8 31.75 107.33
8 Wisconsin 12 384 1289 3.36 8 32.00 107.42
9 Virginia Tech 12 409 1331 3.25 13 34.08 110.92
10 Memphis 11 379 1232 3.25 16 34.45 112.00
11 Ohio State 13 443 1482 3.35 9 34.08 114.00
12 Florida 11 339 1280 3.78 13 30.82 116.36
13 East Carolina 12 442 1427 3.23 10 36.83 118.92
14 USC 14 426 1684 3.95 14 30.43 120.29
15 Florida State 13 480 1565 3.26 6 36.92 120.38
16 North Texas 13 426 1567 3.68 10 32.77 120.54
17 UCF 13 400 1592 3.98 21 30.77 122.46
18 TCU 11 429 1363 3.18 13 39.00 123.91
19 Tulane 12 457 1492 3.26 16 38.08 124.33
20 Georgia Tech 11 358 1369 3.82 18 32.55 124.45
21 San Diego State 12 431 1536 3.56 18 35.92 128.00
22 Connecticut 11 390 1424 3.65 13 35.45 129.45
23 Kansas State 12 418 1593 3.81 19 34.83 132.75
24 Iowa 12 443 1599 3.61 8 36.92 133.25
25 Colorado State 13 478 1762 3.69 15 36.77 135.54
26 Utah 11 401 1495 3.73 12 36.45 135.91
27 South Florida 11 393 1497 3.81 13 35.73 136.09
28 Oklahoma 13 437 1789 4.09 17 33.62 137.62
29 SMU 11 402 1529 3.80 20 36.55 139.00
30 Michigan 13 478 1822 3.81 14 36.77 140.15
31 Baylor 12 485 1713 3.53 15 40.42 142.75
32 UTSA 12 429 1717 4.00 15 35.75 143.08
33 Penn State 12 441 1728 3.92 16 36.75 144.00
34 Oklahoma State 12 471 1730 3.67 11 39.25 144.17
35 Arizona State 13 466 1876 4.03 21 35.85 144.31
36 Fresno State 12 479 1743 3.64 20 39.92 145.25
37 Syracuse 12 438 1750 4.00 19 36.50 145.83
38 Wake Forest 11 437 1616 3.70 13 39.73 146.91
39 LSU 12 439 1770 4.03 15 36.58 147.50
40 Maryland 12 484 1787 3.69 19 40.33 148.92
41 Bowling Green 13 436 1942 4.45 15 33.54 149.38
42 Nebraska 12 499 1802 3.61 19 41.58 150.17
43 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 441 1818 4.12 20 36.75 151.50
44 Houston 12 511 1833 3.59 18 42.58 152.75
45 Vanderbilt 12 426 1837 4.31 19 35.50 153.08
46 Northern Illinois 13 516 1993 3.86 14 39.69 153.31
47 Pittsburgh 12 459 1844 4.02 18 38.25 153.67
48 Mississippi State 12 420 1846 4.40 17 35.00 153.83
49 Missouri 13 477 2018 4.23 20 36.69 155.23
50 Texas State 11 400 1724 4.31 20 36.36 156.73
51 Boston College 12 482 1882 3.90 18 40.17 156.83
52 Georgia 12 488 1894 3.88 25 40.67 157.83
53 Western Kentucky 11 414 1753 4.23 24 37.64 159.36
54 BYU 12 497 1920 3.86 11 41.42 160.00
55 Mississippi 12 473 1921 4.06 27 39.42 160.08
56 Clemson 11 440 1762 4.00 22 40.00 160.18
57 South Carolina 12 437 1928 4.41 16 36.42 160.67
58 Rice 14 545 2259 4.14 20 38.93 161.36
59 Akron 11 429 1781 4.15 15 39.00 161.91
60 South Alabama 11 410 1782 4.35 14 37.27 162.00
61 Boise State 12 519 1982 3.82 18 43.25 165.17
62 Minnesota 12 423 1988 4.70 19 35.25 165.67
63 Florida Atlantic 12 456 2012 4.41 18 38.00 167.67
64 Marshall 13 563 2182 3.88 20 43.31 167.85
65 Notre Dame 13 522 2184 4.18 13 40.15 168.00
66 UCLA 13 554 2188 3.95 19 42.62 168.31
67 Buffalo 12 466 2026 4.35 24 38.83 168.83
68 Auburn 13 465 2216 4.77 19 35.77 170.46
69 Oregon 12 526 2065 3.93 17 43.83 172.08
70 Washington 12 480 2075 4.32 20 40.00 172.92
71 Northwestern 11 455 1905 4.19 15 41.36 173.18
72 Temple 11 413 1908 4.62 16 37.55 173.45
73 Arizona 12 492 2088 4.24 18 41.00 174.00
74 North Carolina 12 532 2146 4.03 18 44.33 178.83
75 Miami (Florida) 12 496 2156 4.35 25 41.33 179.67
76 Navy 12 477 2168 4.55 17 39.75 180.67
77 Toledo 11 488 1994 4.09 27 44.36 181.27
78 Duke 13 544 2357 4.33 17 41.85 181.31
79 Virginia 11 445 2007 4.51 28 40.45 182.45
80 Texas 13 547 2380 4.35 21 42.08 183.08
81 California 11 423 2018 4.77 29 38.45 183.45
82 Troy 11 448 2021 4.51 27 40.73 183.73
83 Arkansas 11 434 2029 4.68 20 39.45 184.45
84 Kansas 11 442 2068 4.68 24 40.18 188.00
85 Ohio 12 491 2288 4.66 21 40.92 190.67
86 Oregon State 12 448 2297 5.13 26 37.33 191.42
87 Arkansas State 12 465 2330 5.01 22 38.75 194.17
88 North Carolina State 11 405 2146 5.30 25 36.82 195.09
89 Florida International 11 415 2154 5.19 22 37.73 195.82
90 Louisiana-Monroe 11 438 2177 4.97 19 39.82 197.91
91 Washington State 12 514 2376 4.62 24 42.83 198.00
92 West Virginia 11 489 2190 4.48 22 44.45 199.09
93 Tulsa 12 519 2398 4.62 21 43.25 199.83
94 Kentucky 11 445 2219 4.99 25 40.45 201.73
95 Louisiana Tech 11 532 2247 4.22 24 48.36 204.27
96 Central Michigan 11 462 2257 4.89 21 42.00 205.18
97 Ball State 12 496 2465 4.97 20 41.33 205.42
98 Middle Tennessee 12 563 2482 4.41 24 46.92 206.83
99 Massachusetts 11 435 2339 5.38 20 39.55 212.64
100 Texas Tech 12 544 2552 4.69 32 45.33 212.67
101 Hawai'i 12 578 2563 4.43 27 48.17 213.58
102 Kent State 11 467 2353 5.04 21 42.45 213.91
103 Army 11 450 2375 5.28 28 40.91 215.91
104 UNLV 12 518 2615 5.05 28 43.17 217.92
105 Tennessee 11 446 2409 5.40 25 40.55 219.00
106 Texas A&M 12 495 2650 5.35 21 41.25 220.83
107 Idaho 11 437 2453 5.61 28 39.73 223.00
108 Miami (Ohio) 12 528 2680 5.08 23 44.00 223.33
109 Iowa State 11 469 2460 5.25 31 42.64 223.64
110 Southern Mississippi 12 567 2695 4.75 38 47.25 224.58
111 San Jose State 11 452 2489 5.51 29 41.09 226.27
112 Georgia State 9 402 2040 5.07 19 44.67 226.67
113 UAB 11 435 2506 5.76 32 39.55 227.82
114 Colorado 10 435 2294 5.27 30 43.50 229.40
115 Wyoming 11 544 2577 4.74 27 49.45 234.27
116 Indiana 11 486 2722 5.60 35 44.18 247.45
117 UTEP 12 483 2974 6.16 35 40.25 247.83
118 Western Michigan 11 518 2778 5.36 27 47.09 252.55
119 Purdue 11 507 2786 5.50 28 46.09 253.27
120 Illinois 11 487 2797 5.74 28 44.27 254.27
121 New Mexico 12 498 3081 6.19 40 41.50 256.75
122 Air Force 11 551 2850 5.17 40 50.09 259.09
123 Eastern Michigan 11 458 2894 6.32 41 41.64 263.09
124 Nevada 11 447 2984 6.68 34 40.64 271.27
125 New Mexico State 11 500 3448 6.90 44 45.45 313.45