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