2014 National Leaders Rushing Defense - All Games through 12/13/2014

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Penn State 12 397 1017 2.56 12 33.08 84.75
2 Louisville 12 382 1124 2.94 9 31.83 93.67
3 Boston College 12 370 1146 3.10 14 30.83 95.50
4 Alabama 13 410 1153 2.81 3 31.54 88.69
5 UCF 12 379 1169 3.08 8 31.58 97.42
6 Michigan State 12 341 1170 3.43 17 28.42 97.50
7 Clemson 12 422 1172 2.78 10 35.17 97.67
8 East Carolina 12 394 1285 3.26 15 32.83 107.08
8 Florida 11 407 1285 3.16 10 37.00 116.82
10 Baylor 12 439 1292 2.94 13 36.58 107.67
11 Oklahoma 12 416 1315 3.16 14 34.67 109.58
12 Stanford 12 416 1341 3.22 10 34.67 111.75
13 TCU 12 471 1405 2.98 9 39.25 117.08
14 BYU 12 432 1410 3.26 16 36.00 117.50
15 Michigan 12 440 1412 3.21 13 36.67 117.67
16 Central Michigan 12 394 1437 3.65 13 32.83 119.75
17 Toledo 12 399 1446 3.62 13 33.25 120.50
18 Virginia 12 431 1448 3.36 11 35.92 120.67
19 Arkansas 12 411 1488 3.62 10 34.25 124.00
20 Kansas State 12 401 1493 3.72 13 33.42 124.42
21 Memphis 12 423 1503 3.55 14 35.25 125.25
22 Mississippi State 12 410 1518 3.70 11 34.17 126.50
23 Louisiana Tech 13 467 1533 3.28 18 35.92 117.92
24 Wisconsin 13 449 1546 3.44 17 34.54 118.92
25 Washington 13 480 1585 3.30 13 36.92 121.92
26 USC 12 410 1590 3.88 18 34.17 132.50
27 Ohio 12 414 1595 3.85 13 34.50 132.92
28 Mississippi 12 471 1603 3.40 8 39.25 133.58
29 Houston 12 462 1636 3.54 15 38.50 136.33
30 Syracuse 12 493 1671 3.39 9 41.08 139.25
31 Utah State 13 512 1681 3.28 16 39.38 129.31
32 UTSA 12 471 1682 3.57 14 39.25 140.17
33 Air Force 12 435 1684 3.87 17 36.25 140.33
34 Western Michigan 12 406 1712 4.22 15 33.83 142.67
35 Miami (Florida) 12 468 1722 3.68 20 39.00 143.50
35 LSU 12 409 1722 4.21 13 34.08 143.50
37 California 12 436 1735 3.98 19 36.33 144.58
38 Virginia Tech 12 451 1738 3.85 15 37.58 144.83
39 San Diego State 12 464 1747 3.77 20 38.67 145.58
40 Washington State 12 430 1748 4.07 18 35.83 145.67
41 Missouri 13 498 1759 3.53 17 38.31 135.31
42 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 427 1760 4.12 21 35.58 146.67
43 Akron 12 457 1783 3.90 14 38.08 148.58
44 Auburn 12 439 1794 4.09 19 36.58 149.50
45 Ohio State 13 470 1818 3.87 21 36.15 139.85
46 Rice 12 418 1821 4.36 19 34.83 151.75
47 Appalachian State 12 430 1828 4.25 21 35.83 152.33
48 Boise State 13 460 1839 4.00 22 35.38 141.46
49 Georgia Southern 12 432 1844 4.27 19 36.00 153.67
50 Pittsburgh 12 425 1879 4.42 24 35.42 156.58
51 Arizona State 12 467 1881 4.03 17 38.92 156.75
52 UCLA 12 473 1892 4.00 17 39.42 157.67
53 Tulane 12 447 1895 4.24 16 37.25 157.92
54 Utah 12 488 1897 3.89 12 40.67 158.08
55 Oregon State 12 412 1898 4.61 24 34.33 158.17
56 Iowa 12 444 1905 4.29 15 37.00 158.75
57 Temple 12 509 1922 3.78 12 42.42 160.17
58 Florida International 12 474 1925 4.06 18 39.50 160.42
59 Buffalo 11 451 1927 4.27 29 41.00 175.18
60 Minnesota 12 431 1934 4.49 16 35.92 161.17
61 Notre Dame 12 487 1940 3.98 19 40.58 161.67
62 North Texas 12 447 1941 4.34 22 37.25 161.75
63 Texas 12 499 1945 3.90 16 41.58 162.08
63 Tennessee 12 480 1945 4.05 21 40.00 162.08
65 West Virginia 12 454 1951 4.30 18 37.83 162.58
66 Oregon 13 487 2005 4.12 16 37.46 154.23
67 Oklahoma State 12 492 2016 4.10 23 41.00 168.00
68 UTEP 12 399 2020 5.06 23 33.25 168.33
69 Connecticut 12 482 2038 4.23 18 40.17 169.83
70 Northwestern 12 481 2039 4.24 18 40.08 169.92
71 Marshall 13 540 2043 3.78 14 41.54 157.15
72 Northern Illinois 13 503 2060 4.10 21 38.69 158.46
73 Florida State 13 528 2081 3.94 16 40.62 160.08
74 UAB 12 474 2101 4.43 18 39.50 175.08
75 Georgia 12 499 2107 4.22 22 41.58 175.58
75 North Carolina State 12 493 2107 4.27 21 41.08 175.58
77 Nebraska 12 454 2118 4.67 23 37.83 176.50
78 Nevada 12 445 2149 4.83 17 37.08 179.08
79 Cincinnati 12 457 2178 4.77 17 38.08 181.50
80 Middle Tennessee 12 505 2191 4.34 19 42.08 182.58
81 Wake Forest 12 501 2192 4.38 20 41.75 182.67
81 Indiana 12 450 2192 4.87 22 37.50 182.67
83 Georgia Tech 13 430 2194 5.10 23 33.08 168.77
84 South Florida 12 487 2195 4.51 22 40.58 182.92
85 Louisiana-Monroe 12 507 2200 4.34 22 42.25 183.33
86 Vanderbilt 12 498 2205 4.43 23 41.50 183.75
87 Arizona 13 547 2215 4.05 16 42.08 170.38
88 Hawai'i 13 537 2240 4.17 19 41.31 172.31
89 Colorado State 12 481 2251 4.68 22 40.08 187.58
90 South Alabama 12 492 2288 4.65 20 41.00 190.67
91 Ball State 12 475 2293 4.83 24 39.58 191.08
92 Kentucky 12 511 2294 4.49 20 42.58 191.17
93 Massachusetts 12 492 2301 4.68 23 41.00 191.75
94 Arkansas State 12 512 2303 4.50 27 42.67 191.92
95 Purdue 12 504 2305 4.57 27 42.00 192.08
96 Army 12 436 2316 5.31 19 36.33 193.00
97 Kent State 11 492 2354 4.78 19 44.73 214.00
98 Duke 12 529 2356 4.45 17 44.08 196.33
99 Navy 12 489 2396 4.90 17 40.75 199.67
100 Miami (Ohio) 12 472 2399 5.08 24 39.33 199.92
101 Maryland 12 539 2419 4.49 20 44.92 201.58
102 Texas State 12 522 2434 4.66 21 43.50 202.83
103 Wyoming 12 465 2436 5.24 24 38.75 203.00
104 Colorado 12 437 2458 5.62 21 36.42 204.83
105 Kansas 12 466 2516 5.40 22 38.83 209.67
106 Rutgers 12 459 2541 5.54 31 38.25 211.75
107 South Carolina 12 474 2573 5.43 28 39.50 214.42
108 Tulsa 12 467 2576 5.52 30 38.92 214.67
109 Southern Mississippi 12 482 2596 5.39 28 40.17 216.33
110 Florida Atlantic 12 483 2665 5.52 34 40.25 222.08
111 Old Dominion 12 552 2670 4.84 30 46.00 222.50
112 Texas A&M 12 529 2682 5.07 23 44.08 223.50
113 Eastern Michigan 12 513 2687 5.24 34 42.75 223.92
114 Fresno State 13 575 2690 4.68 23 44.23 206.92
115 Bowling Green 13 530 2694 5.08 34 40.77 207.23
116 Idaho 11 482 2708 5.62 32 43.82 246.18
117 Western Kentucky 12 547 2756 5.04 33 45.58 229.67
118 North Carolina 12 557 2786 5.00 30 46.42 232.17
119 SMU 12 541 2829 5.23 32 45.08 235.75
120 San Jose State 12 536 2873 5.36 35 44.67 239.42
121 Troy 12 521 2953 5.67 35 43.42 246.08
122 Iowa State 12 521 2955 5.67 35 43.42 246.25
123 Illinois 12 586 2995 5.11 28 48.83 249.58
124 Texas Tech 12 600 3114 5.19 36 50.00 259.50
125 New Mexico 12 554 3228 5.83 40 46.17 269.00
126 Georgia State 12 582 3641 6.26 41 48.50 303.42
127 New Mexico State 12 593 3705 6.25 40 49.42 308.75
128 UNLV 13 677 3820 5.64 37 52.08 293.85