2014 National Leaders Rushing Defense - All Games through 10/21/2014

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Penn State 6 182 365 2.01 6 30.33 60.83
2 Alabama 7 188 444 2.36 2 26.86 63.43
3 Louisville 8 238 550 2.31 1 29.75 68.75
4 Kansas State 6 190 605 3.18 4 31.67 100.83
5 East Carolina 6 186 625 3.36 6 31.00 104.17
6 Michigan 7 240 655 2.73 3 34.29 93.57
7 BYU 7 238 679 2.85 11 34.00 97.00
8 Mississippi 7 237 680 2.87 3 33.86 97.14
9 Utah 6 241 685 2.84 3 40.17 114.17
10 Utah State 7 265 697 2.63 7 37.86 99.57
11 Wisconsin 6 210 701 3.34 7 35.00 116.83
12 Virginia 7 232 704 3.03 5 33.14 100.57
13 Florida 6 229 706 3.08 5 38.17 117.67
14 Boston College 7 212 712 3.36 5 30.29 101.71
14 Michigan State 7 206 712 3.46 11 29.43 101.71
16 Stanford 7 247 713 2.89 2 35.29 101.86
16 Notre Dame 7 231 713 3.09 7 33.00 101.86
18 Clemson 7 238 723 3.04 9 34.00 103.29
18 Mississippi State 6 213 723 3.39 2 35.50 120.50
20 Auburn 6 217 724 3.34 10 36.17 120.67
21 Connecticut 6 211 727 3.45 4 35.17 121.17
22 Georgia 7 242 736 3.04 9 34.57 105.14
23 UCF 6 223 744 3.34 3 37.17 124.00
24 Baylor 7 270 783 2.90 10 38.57 111.86
25 Pittsburgh 7 234 785 3.35 8 33.43 112.14
26 Memphis 6 216 789 3.65 10 36.00 131.50
27 Toledo 7 242 797 3.29 9 34.57 113.86
28 TCU 6 266 825 3.10 5 44.33 137.50
29 Ohio State 6 208 827 3.98 8 34.67 137.83
30 Louisiana-Monroe 6 227 839 3.70 9 37.83 139.83
31 Boise State 7 240 843 3.51 8 34.29 120.43
32 Nebraska 7 228 847 3.71 9 32.57 121.00
33 Oklahoma 7 247 856 3.47 6 35.29 122.29
34 Virginia Tech 7 233 863 3.70 9 33.29 123.29
35 San Diego State 7 249 875 3.51 11 35.57 125.00
36 Syracuse 7 276 888 3.22 6 39.43 126.86
37 Oregon State 6 202 916 4.53 14 33.67 152.67
38 Akron 7 259 920 3.55 5 37.00 131.43
39 Washington 7 280 923 3.30 7 40.00 131.86
40 Arizona 6 232 924 3.98 8 38.67 154.00
41 Oklahoma State 7 251 926 3.69 9 35.86 132.29
42 California 7 246 934 3.80 8 35.14 133.43
43 Marshall 7 262 944 3.60 4 37.43 134.86
44 Arkansas 7 228 970 4.25 8 32.57 138.57
45 Rice 6 211 983 4.66 9 35.17 163.83
46 Northern Illinois 7 258 989 3.83 12 36.86 141.29
47 Iowa 7 244 994 4.07 8 34.86 142.00
48 UTSA 7 279 995 3.57 10 39.86 142.14
49 South Alabama 6 233 1010 4.33 8 38.83 168.33
50 Air Force 7 246 1024 4.16 11 35.14 146.29
51 Florida State 7 280 1026 3.66 7 40.00 146.57
52 Minnesota 7 238 1031 4.33 9 34.00 147.29
53 Louisiana Tech 7 271 1036 3.82 14 38.71 148.00
54 Hawai'i 7 280 1038 3.71 9 40.00 148.29
55 North Texas 7 261 1043 4.00 12 37.29 149.00
56 Houston 7 288 1048 3.64 9 41.14 149.71
57 Temple 6 265 1049 3.96 6 44.17 174.83
58 Missouri 7 301 1061 3.52 13 43.00 151.57
58 Miami (Florida) 7 296 1061 3.58 10 42.29 151.57
60 USC 7 243 1075 4.42 12 34.71 153.57
61 UCLA 7 271 1104 4.07 10 38.71 157.71
62 Georgia Southern 7 268 1106 4.13 11 38.29 158.00
63 Arkansas State 7 276 1107 4.01 14 39.43 158.14
64 Northwestern 7 281 1108 3.94 9 40.14 158.29
65 Arizona State 6 233 1112 4.77 9 38.83 185.33
66 Tennessee 7 285 1117 3.92 11 40.71 159.57
67 UAB 7 286 1124 3.93 10 40.86 160.57
68 Nevada 7 236 1129 4.78 10 33.71 161.29
69 Rutgers 7 239 1134 4.74 15 34.14 162.00
70 Ohio 8 281 1141 4.06 8 35.13 142.63
70 Washington State 7 265 1141 4.31 10 37.86 163.00
72 Central Michigan 8 279 1147 4.11 11 34.88 143.38
73 Tulane 7 277 1153 4.16 10 39.57 164.71
74 West Virginia 7 265 1171 4.42 11 37.86 167.29
75 Indiana 7 265 1181 4.46 13 37.86 168.71
76 Oregon 7 278 1182 4.25 8 39.71 168.86
77 Western Michigan 7 247 1184 4.79 10 35.29 169.14
78 Kentucky 7 286 1210 4.23 9 40.86 172.86
79 Wake Forest 7 290 1226 4.23 9 41.43 175.14
80 Colorado 7 237 1232 5.20 12 33.86 176.00
81 Army 7 237 1233 5.20 13 33.86 176.14
82 Florida International 8 312 1243 3.98 11 39.00 155.38
83 Vanderbilt 7 294 1249 4.25 13 42.00 178.43
84 Kansas 7 259 1255 4.85 9 37.00 179.29
85 Colorado State 7 272 1263 4.64 11 38.86 180.43
86 Navy 7 286 1267 4.43 8 40.86 181.00
86 South Florida 7 283 1267 4.48 13 40.43 181.00
88 South Carolina 7 239 1272 5.32 15 34.14 181.71
89 Louisiana-Lafayette 7 259 1276 4.93 16 37.00 182.29
90 Texas 7 329 1277 3.88 9 47.00 182.43
91 LSU 8 287 1300 4.53 10 35.88 162.50
92 San Jose State 6 237 1311 5.53 14 39.50 218.50
93 Georgia Tech 7 250 1315 5.26 16 35.71 187.86
94 UTEP 6 209 1331 6.37 16 34.83 221.83
95 Appalachian State 7 267 1342 5.03 15 38.14 191.71
96 Florida Atlantic 7 264 1347 5.10 20 37.71 192.43
97 Duke 7 297 1354 4.56 9 42.43 193.43
97 Buffalo 7 282 1354 4.80 20 40.29 193.43
99 Texas State 6 290 1362 4.70 14 48.33 227.00
100 Wyoming 7 290 1363 4.70 15 41.43 194.71
101 Ball State 7 264 1379 5.22 13 37.71 197.00
102 Maryland 7 322 1388 4.31 10 46.00 198.29
103 Purdue 8 312 1414 4.53 16 39.00 176.75
104 Middle Tennessee 8 337 1439 4.27 12 42.13 179.88
105 Tulsa 7 250 1450 5.80 16 35.71 207.14
105 SMU 6 253 1450 5.73 18 42.17 241.67
107 Cincinnati 6 276 1454 5.27 10 46.00 242.33
108 Iowa State 7 298 1463 4.91 24 42.57 209.00
109 North Carolina State 8 329 1502 4.57 15 41.13 187.75
110 Massachusetts 8 327 1510 4.62 17 40.88 188.75
111 Western Kentucky 6 301 1520 5.05 20 50.17 253.33
112 Texas A&M 8 334 1522 4.56 14 41.75 190.25
113 North Carolina 7 317 1526 4.81 19 45.29 218.00
114 Eastern Michigan 7 287 1545 5.38 20 41.00 220.71
115 Kent State 7 322 1571 4.88 13 46.00 224.43
116 Southern Mississippi 7 285 1584 5.56 17 40.71 226.29
117 Old Dominion 7 325 1646 5.06 20 46.43 235.14
118 Miami (Ohio) 8 318 1650 5.19 18 39.75 206.25
119 Troy 7 300 1661 5.54 20 42.86 237.29
120 Texas Tech 7 357 1664 4.66 20 51.00 237.71
121 Georgia State 7 322 1686 5.24 14 46.00 240.86
122 Bowling Green 8 346 1720 4.97 23 43.25 215.00
123 Fresno State 8 392 1748 4.46 13 49.00 218.50
124 Idaho 7 295 1851 6.27 21 42.14 264.43
125 Illinois 7 361 1898 5.26 19 51.57 271.14
126 UNLV 7 341 1932 5.67 18 48.71 276.00
127 New Mexico 7 337 1958 5.81 22 48.14 279.71
128 New Mexico State 8 418 2635 6.30 26 52.25 329.38