2014 National Leaders Rushing Defense - All Games through 11/25/2014

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Penn State 11 356 899 2.53 10 32.36 81.73
2 Alabama 11 340 938 2.76 2 30.91 85.27
3 East Carolina 10 309 948 3.07 11 30.90 94.80
4 Louisville 11 341 973 2.85 7 31.00 88.45
5 Wisconsin 11 367 1068 2.91 10 33.36 97.09
6 Boston College 11 342 1076 3.15 13 31.09 97.82
7 Baylor 10 373 1086 2.91 12 37.30 108.60
8 Florida 10 366 1104 3.02 10 36.60 110.40
9 Clemson 11 389 1109 2.85 9 35.36 100.82
10 Michigan State 11 319 1132 3.55 16 29.00 102.91
11 UCF 10 330 1150 3.48 7 33.00 115.00
12 Michigan 11 401 1179 2.94 9 36.45 107.18
13 Oklahoma 11 390 1203 3.08 12 35.45 109.36
14 TCU 10 403 1231 3.05 9 40.30 123.10
15 BYU 11 391 1237 3.16 15 35.55 112.45
16 Stanford 11 390 1241 3.18 10 35.45 112.82
17 Virginia 11 391 1250 3.20 11 35.55 113.64
18 Kansas State 10 342 1264 3.70 9 34.20 126.40
19 Mississippi State 11 379 1313 3.46 8 34.45 119.36
20 Arkansas 11 370 1330 3.59 9 33.64 120.91
21 Toledo 11 365 1350 3.70 13 33.18 122.73
22 Missouri 11 419 1362 3.25 13 38.09 123.82
23 Louisiana Tech 11 400 1378 3.45 18 36.36 125.27
24 Memphis 11 387 1396 3.61 14 35.18 126.91
25 Utah State 12 458 1398 3.05 11 38.17 116.50
26 Houston 10 388 1406 3.62 12 38.80 140.60
27 Central Michigan 12 394 1437 3.65 13 32.83 119.75
28 Mississippi 11 424 1440 3.40 7 38.55 130.91
29 USC 11 385 1486 3.86 16 35.00 135.09
30 Miami (Florida) 11 421 1496 3.55 16 38.27 136.00
31 Western Michigan 11 372 1516 4.08 12 33.82 137.82
32 Syracuse 11 444 1529 3.44 7 40.36 139.00
33 UTSA 11 434 1532 3.53 13 39.45 139.27
34 Rice 11 382 1552 4.06 13 34.73 141.09
35 Washington State 11 393 1560 3.97 16 35.73 141.82
36 Washington 12 462 1564 3.39 13 38.50 130.33
37 Auburn 11 405 1567 3.87 15 36.82 142.45
38 Air Force 11 403 1578 3.92 17 36.64 143.45
39 Connecticut 10 391 1583 4.05 14 39.10 158.30
40 Ohio 12 414 1595 3.85 13 34.50 132.92
41 Marshall 11 460 1625 3.53 10 41.82 147.73
42 Ohio State 11 395 1626 4.12 19 35.91 147.82
43 California 11 397 1628 4.10 18 36.09 148.00
44 Florida State 11 436 1637 3.75 12 39.64 148.82
45 Louisiana-Lafayette 11 395 1638 4.15 21 35.91 148.91
45 LSU 11 388 1638 4.22 12 35.27 148.91
47 San Diego State 11 433 1649 3.81 20 39.36 149.91
48 Boise State 11 389 1660 4.27 20 35.36 150.91
49 Akron 11 434 1671 3.85 12 39.45 151.91
49 Appalachian State 11 388 1671 4.31 18 35.27 151.91
51 UCLA 11 428 1690 3.95 15 38.91 153.64
52 Virginia Tech 11 416 1700 4.09 15 37.82 154.55
52 Oregon State 11 372 1700 4.57 22 33.82 154.55
54 Minnesota 11 385 1701 4.42 14 35.00 154.64
55 Georgia 11 429 1708 3.98 19 39.00 155.27
56 Oklahoma State 11 429 1712 3.99 19 39.00 155.64
57 Temple 10 445 1726 3.88 11 44.50 172.60
58 Notre Dame 11 434 1735 4.00 18 39.45 157.73
59 Iowa 11 413 1744 4.22 15 37.55 158.55
60 Northwestern 11 434 1748 4.03 16 39.45 158.91
60 Oregon 11 420 1748 4.16 14 38.18 158.91
62 Pittsburgh 11 397 1754 4.42 24 36.09 159.45
63 Arizona State 11 430 1756 4.08 14 39.09 159.64
64 UTEP 11 355 1761 4.96 20 32.27 160.09
65 Buffalo 10 416 1765 4.24 28 41.60 176.50
66 North Texas 11 414 1766 4.27 19 37.64 160.55
67 Utah 11 456 1781 3.91 9 41.45 161.91
68 Arizona 11 450 1801 4.00 12 40.91 163.73
69 Tulane 11 417 1803 4.32 16 37.91 163.91
70 Texas 11 468 1810 3.87 14 42.55 164.55
71 West Virginia 11 414 1816 4.39 17 37.64 165.09
72 Georgia Tech 11 358 1821 5.09 21 32.55 165.55
73 Tennessee 11 444 1822 4.10 20 40.36 165.64
74 Georgia Southern 11 416 1825 4.39 19 37.82 165.91
75 Northern Illinois 11 425 1845 4.34 19 38.64 167.73
76 Louisiana-Monroe 11 448 1867 4.17 19 40.73 169.73
77 Cincinnati 10 390 1873 4.80 15 39.00 187.30
78 South Alabama 11 438 1900 4.34 14 39.82 172.73
79 Florida International 12 474 1925 4.06 18 39.50 160.42
80 Middle Tennessee 11 457 1941 4.25 17 41.55 176.45
81 Nevada 11 409 1944 4.75 16 37.18 176.73
82 Navy 10 397 1960 4.94 16 39.70 196.00
83 Indiana 11 416 1964 4.72 21 37.82 178.55
84 Nebraska 11 404 1976 4.89 23 36.73 179.64
85 Ball State 11 436 1979 4.54 22 39.64 179.91
86 UAB 11 446 2004 4.49 17 40.55 182.18
87 Massachusetts 11 443 2008 4.53 21 40.27 182.55
88 Colorado State 11 418 2009 4.81 19 38.00 182.64
89 Vanderbilt 11 453 2035 4.49 21 41.18 185.00
90 Wake Forest 11 456 2046 4.49 17 41.45 186.00
91 South Florida 11 442 2050 4.64 21 40.18 186.36
92 Hawai'i 12 500 2069 4.14 16 41.67 172.42
93 North Carolina State 11 465 2077 4.47 21 42.27 188.82
94 Purdue 11 461 2090 4.53 25 41.91 190.00
95 Army 11 381 2111 5.54 18 34.64 191.91
96 Arkansas State 11 478 2125 4.45 26 43.45 193.18
97 Bowling Green 11 440 2161 4.91 28 40.00 196.45
98 Kent State 10 462 2166 4.69 16 46.20 216.60
99 Wyoming 11 433 2195 5.07 22 39.36 199.55
100 Kentucky 11 472 2211 4.68 17 42.91 201.00
101 Southern Mississippi 11 428 2225 5.20 26 38.91 202.27
102 Rutgers 11 423 2260 5.34 28 38.45 205.45
103 Texas State 11 495 2274 4.59 21 45.00 206.73
104 Maryland 11 504 2275 4.51 19 45.82 206.82
105 Duke 11 505 2292 4.54 17 45.91 208.36
106 Texas A&M 11 472 2298 4.87 22 42.91 208.91
106 SMU 10 452 2298 5.08 25 45.20 229.80
108 Kansas 11 427 2322 5.44 20 38.82 211.09
109 Colorado 11 402 2330 5.80 20 36.55 211.82
110 South Carolina 11 434 2348 5.41 25 39.45 213.45
111 North Carolina 11 499 2398 4.81 28 45.36 218.00
112 Miami (Ohio) 12 472 2399 5.08 24 39.33 199.92
113 Tulsa 11 430 2404 5.59 28 39.09 218.55
114 Fresno State 11 496 2435 4.91 20 45.09 221.36
115 Florida Atlantic 11 451 2459 5.45 33 41.00 223.55
116 Western Kentucky 11 511 2465 4.82 31 46.45 224.09
117 Iowa State 10 445 2473 5.56 33 44.50 247.30
118 San Jose State 11 476 2480 5.21 30 43.27 225.45
119 Old Dominion 11 515 2484 4.82 27 46.82 225.82
120 Idaho 10 439 2501 5.70 29 43.90 250.10
121 Eastern Michigan 11 466 2515 5.40 32 42.36 228.64
122 Troy 11 472 2609 5.53 29 42.91 237.18
123 Illinois 11 548 2841 5.18 26 49.82 258.27
124 Texas Tech 11 546 2859 5.24 33 49.64 259.91
125 New Mexico 11 504 3059 6.07 38 45.82 278.09
126 New Mexico State 11 542 3236 5.97 33 49.27 294.18
127 Georgia State 11 539 3301 6.12 38 49.00 300.09
128 UNLV 12 624 3412 5.47 34 52.00 284.33