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