2014 National Leaders Rushing - On 1st Down through 01/12/2015

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Long 1st 10+ 20+
1 Melvin Gordon Wisconsin JR RB 14 167 1274 7.63 13 88 28 26 16
2 Jay Ajayi Boise St JR RB 14 213 1192 5.60 16 74 29 30 7
3 Devon Johnson Marshall JR RB 13 111 1190 10.72 6 75 34 35 11
4 Tevin Coleman Indiana JR RB 12 154 1118 7.26 10 90 24 26 11
5 Ameer Abdullah Nebraska SR RB 13 157 1082 6.89 12 57 28 29 13
6 James Conner Pittsburgh SO RB 13 169 1063 6.29 13 75 33 33 5
7 Cameron Artis-Payne Auburn SR RB 13 190 1061 5.58 10 37 29 31 11
8 Ezekiel Elliott Ohio State SO RB 15 136 1040 7.65 9 85 27 30 6
9 Paul Perkins UCLA SO RB 13 141 1007 7.14 6 92 28 29 7
10 Donnel Pumphrey SDSU SO RB 13 155 995 6.42 6 71 26 27 7
11 Jordan Howard UAB SO RB 12 165 986 5.98 4 52 30 31 7
12 Kareem Hunt Toledo SO RB 10 122 971 7.96 11 91 29 28 11
13 Duke Johnson Miami (Fl) JR RB 13 128 967 7.55 7 90 28 29 10
14 Samaje Perine Oklahoma FR RB 13 141 959 6.80 11 66 25 26 11
15 Leon Allen Western Ky JR RB 13 156 904 5.79 4 80 24 25 8
16 Jeremy Langford Mich St SR RB 13 165 891 5.40 11 36 23 23 8
17 David Cobb Minnesota SR RB 13 175 864 4.94 6 67 22 22 4
18 Marcus Cox App St SO RB 12 141 862 6.11 8 76 21 24 8
19 Matt Breida Ga South SO RB 12 94 816 8.68 5 88 19 20 8
20 Nick Chubb Georgia FR RB 12 108 812 7.52 8 82 20 21 10
21 Marteze Waller Fresno St JR RB 14 125 803 6.42 4 76 21 22 10
22 Jarvion Franklin W Mich FR RB 13 162 781 4.82 9 61 21 22 7
23 Dee Hart CSU JR RB 13 113 761 6.73 6 55 19 22 8
24 Elijah McGuire La-Lafytte SO RB 13 97 757 7.80 6 75 21 20 7
25 Josh Robinson Miss St JR RB 13 114 756 6.63 4 66 22 22 9
26 Nick Wilson Arizona FR RB 13 139 733 5.27 8 85 16 16 5
27 Jahwan Edwards Ball State SR RB 12 134 724 5.40 6 56 17 19 4
28 Royce Freeman Oregon FR RB 15 130 714 5.49 9 38 19 20 6
29 Kenneth Dixon La Tech JR RB 14 135 700 5.19 9 99 15 16 6
30 Aaron Jones UTEP SO RB 12 121 699 5.78 3 54 16 17 8
31 Anthone Taylor Buffalo JR RB 11 147 697 4.74 6 41 17 17 7
32 DeAndre Washington Texas Tech JR RB 12 111 687 6.19 1 72 19 20 4
33 Marlon Mack S Florida FR RB 12 109 674 6.18 6 75 12 12 6
34 Larry Dixon Army SR RB 12 99 670 6.77 4 58 17 17 8
35 Justin Jackson N'western FR RB 12 139 663 4.77 3 44 19 21 2
36 Jonathan Williams Arkansas JR RB 13 121 659 5.45 6 90 17 17 4
37 D.J. Foster Ariz St JR RB 13 112 658 5.88 4 52 19 21 6
38 Larry Rose III NMSU FR RB 9 97 656 6.76 4 80 12 13 6
39 Daniel Lasco California JR RB 12 133 644 4.84 4 30 16 18 4
40 Devontae Booker Utah JR RB 13 134 624 4.66 3 60 10 11 3
41 Javorius Allen USC JR RB 13 134 621 4.63 2 50 18 18 1
42 Jhurell Pressley New Mexico JR RB 12 53 613 11.57 4 77 15 16 8
43 Leonard Fournette LSU FR RB 13 105 609 5.80 6 89 13 13 5
44 Thomas Rawls C Mich SR RB 9 111 603 5.43 4 46 18 18 3
45 Aaron Green TCU JR RB 12 75 599 7.99 6 65 15 15 7
46 Alex Collins Arkansas SO RB 13 114 593 5.20 6 33 19 20 5
47 Ralph Webb Vanderbilt FR RB 12 133 590 4.44 2 21 16 18 2
48 Shock Linwood Baylor SO RB 13 112 588 5.25 3 46 19 19 5
49 Ray Lawry ODU FR RB 10 91 568 6.24 9 55 18 18 5
50 Robert Lowe Texas St JR RB 11 96 560 5.83 4 51 13 13 4
51 Corey Clement Wisconsin SO RB 14 74 559 7.55 5 72 17 17 5
51 Travis Greene BGSU JR RB 12 103 559 5.43 6 75 13 13 4
53 Fred Coppet BGSU SO RB 13 87 558 6.41 4 69 13 13 8
54 Kenneth Farrow Houston JR RB 13 87 556 6.39 5 58 14 15 5
55 Steward Butler Marshall JR RB 11 61 552 9.05 5 83 14 14 6
56 Josh Ferguson Illinois JR RB 13 84 548 6.52 5 75 17 18 4
57 Dalvin Cook FSU FR RB 12 99 546 5.52 4 38 17 17 7
57 Russell Hansbrough Missouri JR RB 14 101 546 5.41 4 68 14 15 7
59 Derrick Henry Alabama SO RB 14 96 545 5.68 6 49 12 13 5
60 Fredi Knighten Ark St JR QB 13 92 537 5.84 5 63 18 18 8
61 Don Jackson Nevada JR RB 13 107 534 4.99 4 47 14 15 5
62 Mike Davis S Carolina JR RB 12 119 532 4.47 5 28 14 14 3
62 Jon Hilliman BC FR RB 13 128 532 4.16 6 52 8 8 6
64 Michael Gordon Ark St JR RB 11 82 515 6.28 7 49 17 17 4
65 Tarean Folston Notre Dame SO RB 13 102 503 4.93 4 26 17 15 4
66 Justin Thomas Ga Tech SO QB 14 82 500 6.10 4 65 19 19 7
66 T.J. Yeldon Alabama JR RB 13 98 500 5.10 4 26 13 13 3
68 Cameron Stingily N Illinois SR RB 13 102 492 4.82 5 26 12 12 4
69 Jowan Davis Rice SO RB 13 143 488 3.41 2 24 10 10 4
70 Kevin Parks Virginia SR RB 12 108 482 4.46 2 48 11 11 3
71 Jaylen Walton Miss JR RB 12 76 481 6.33 5 91 13 13 5
71 Jacobi Owens Air Force SO RB 10 98 481 4.91 1 34 12 14 4
73 Shadrach Thornton NC State JR RB 13 85 476 5.60 2 27 11 12 4
74 Reggie Whatley MTSU SR RB 12 76 470 6.18 4 64 15 16 3
75 Alonzo Harris La-Lafytte SR RB 12 85 469 5.52 6 54 11 11 3
76 Marcus Murphy Missouri SR RB 14 91 463 5.09 1 69 12 12 3
77 Jalen Hurd Tennessee FR RB 13 100 461 4.61 3 43 13 13 1
78 Akeem Hunt Purdue SR RB 11 95 450 4.74 3 82 11 12 5
79 Zach Laskey Ga Tech SR RB 11 91 448 4.92 5 19 9 9 0
80 Mike Boone Cincinnati FR RB 9 60 443 7.38 2 63 11 13 6
81 Wayne Gallman Clemson FR RB 13 90 440 4.89 3 32 12 12 3
82 Malcolm Brown Texas SR RB 13 106 437 4.12 4 28 12 13 4
83 Brian Hill Wyoming FR RB 9 84 436 5.19 4 66 9 10 4
84 A.J. Ouellette Ohio FR RB 9 81 433 5.35 2 65 14 13 4
85 Synjyn Days Ga Tech SR RB 12 82 432 5.27 2 33 9 9 2
85 Brandon Hayes Memphis SR RB 12 98 432 4.41 2 36 10 10 4
87 Rod Moore Cincinnati SR RB 12 89 430 4.83 2 61 8 9 3
88 Sherman Badie Tulane FR RB 12 75 429 5.72 1 90 10 11 3
89 Johnathan Gray Texas JR RB 13 86 427 4.97 6 40 11 11 4
90 Zack Langer Tulsa JR RB 10 104 423 4.07 1 34 8 8 2
91 Todd Gurley Georgia JR RB 6 63 421 6.68 6 51 14 14 4
91 Alfred Ramsby Ga South FR RB 12 77 421 5.47 7 46 10 11 2
91 Tyler Ervin SJSU JR WR 11 85 421 4.95 2 89 7 7 2
94 William Stanback UCF SO RB 10 109 419 3.84 5 41 13 13 3
95 Joel Bouagnon N Illinois SO RB 14 65 418 6.43 2 49 10 10 6
95 Matt Jones Florida JR RB 11 82 418 5.10 1 40 12 12 3
97 Breon Allen ECU SR RB 12 68 417 6.13 3 44 13 14 2
98 Shaun Wick Wyoming JR RB 9 77 414 5.38 3 42 11 12 4
99 Alex Ross Oklahoma SO RB 13 45 402 8.93 3 82 11 11 5
100 Kevin Ellison Ga South SO QB 12 66 399 6.05 3 30 15 16 4
1st: First Downs; 10+: Rush attempts of 10 or more yards; 20+: Rush attempts of 20 or more yards