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

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