2014 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games vs. FBS (I-A) Teams Only through 12/13/2014

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Michigan State 11 316 1148 3.63 17 28.73 104.36
2 UCF 11 337 1097 3.26 7 30.64 99.73
3 Boston College 11 348 1130 3.25 14 31.64 102.73
4 Appalachian State 10 362 1627 4.49 18 36.20 162.70
4 Army 10 362 1891 5.22 13 36.20 189.10
6 Louisville 11 363 1083 2.98 9 33.00 98.45
6 East Carolina 11 363 1215 3.35 15 33.00 110.45
8 Florida 10 364 1206 3.31 10 36.40 120.60
9 Central Michigan 11 365 1331 3.65 13 33.18 121.00
10 Toledo 11 368 1409 3.83 12 33.45 128.09
11 Mississippi State 11 372 1367 3.67 10 33.82 124.27
11 Buffalo 9 372 1760 4.73 28 41.33 195.56
13 LSU 11 373 1672 4.48 13 33.91 152.00
14 Kansas State 11 380 1424 3.75 11 34.55 129.45
15 Western Michigan 11 382 1621 4.24 14 34.73 147.36
16 Arkansas 11 383 1454 3.80 10 34.82 132.18
16 Georgia Tech 12 383 1923 5.02 21 31.92 160.25
18 Ohio 11 384 1452 3.78 12 34.91 132.00
19 Oregon State 11 388 1767 4.55 22 35.27 160.64
20 Stanford 11 389 1280 3.29 10 35.36 116.36
20 Memphis 11 389 1387 3.57 14 35.36 126.09
22 Minnesota 11 392 1835 4.68 15 35.64 166.82
23 Clemson 11 394 1165 2.96 10 35.82 105.91
23 Pittsburgh 11 394 1846 4.69 24 35.82 167.82
25 Louisiana-Lafayette 11 395 1683 4.26 21 35.91 153.00
25 Florida International 10 395 1743 4.41 17 39.50 174.30
27 Penn State 12 397 1017 2.56 12 33.08 84.75
27 Alabama 12 397 1161 2.92 3 33.08 96.75
27 Washington State 11 397 1655 4.17 17 36.09 150.45
30 Baylor 11 398 1214 3.05 13 36.18 110.36
30 Georgia Southern 11 398 1757 4.41 19 36.18 159.73
32 UTEP 12 399 2020 5.06 23 33.25 168.33
33 Virginia 11 400 1389 3.47 10 36.36 126.27
34 Auburn 11 401 1681 4.19 19 36.45 152.82
35 Air Force 11 405 1621 4.00 16 36.82 147.36
35 North Texas 11 405 1863 4.60 22 36.82 169.36
37 Akron 11 406 1635 4.03 14 36.91 148.64
38 BYU 11 409 1387 3.39 16 37.18 126.09
38 Nebraska 11 409 1940 4.74 21 37.18 176.36
40 USC 12 410 1590 3.88 18 34.17 132.50
41 California 11 411 1618 3.94 18 37.36 147.09
41 Tulane 11 411 1837 4.47 15 37.36 167.00
43 Oklahoma 12 416 1315 3.16 14 34.67 109.58
43 Rutgers 11 416 2282 5.49 27 37.82 207.45
45 Rice 12 418 1821 4.36 19 34.83 151.75
46 Wisconsin 12 419 1492 3.56 17 34.92 124.33
46 Iowa 11 419 1880 4.49 15 38.09 170.91
48 Houston 11 423 1573 3.72 15 38.45 143.00
48 Virginia Tech 11 423 1662 3.93 15 38.45 151.09
48 Nevada 11 423 1993 4.71 16 38.45 181.18
48 Ball State 10 423 2159 5.10 23 42.30 215.90
52 TCU 11 424 1318 3.11 8 38.55 119.82
53 West Virginia 11 425 1909 4.49 18 38.64 173.55
54 Indiana 11 426 2162 5.08 21 38.73 196.55
55 San Diego State 11 428 1623 3.79 19 38.91 147.55
56 Louisiana Tech 12 429 1431 3.34 15 35.75 119.25
57 UAB 11 430 2006 4.67 18 39.09 182.36
57 Kansas 11 430 2392 5.56 21 39.09 217.45
59 Syracuse 11 433 1481 3.42 8 39.36 134.64
60 Mississippi 11 435 1514 3.48 8 39.55 137.64
60 Miami (Florida) 11 435 1697 3.90 20 39.55 154.27
60 Arizona State 11 435 1729 3.97 16 39.55 157.18
60 South Carolina 11 435 2362 5.43 27 39.55 214.73
64 Colorado 12 437 2458 5.62 21 36.42 204.83
65 Michigan 12 440 1412 3.21 13 36.67 117.67
65 Miami (Ohio) 11 440 2317 5.27 24 40.00 210.64
67 Tennessee 11 443 1840 4.15 20 40.27 167.27
68 Washington 12 444 1487 3.35 13 37.00 123.92
68 Utah 11 444 1718 3.87 12 40.36 156.18
70 Connecticut 11 445 1934 4.35 18 40.45 175.82
70 Northwestern 11 445 1955 4.39 18 40.45 177.73
72 Wyoming 11 446 2394 5.37 24 40.55 217.64
73 Oregon 12 448 1833 4.09 15 37.33 152.75
73 North Carolina State 11 448 1985 4.43 21 40.73 180.45
73 Colorado State 11 448 2072 4.63 20 40.73 188.36
76 Southern Mississippi 11 450 2301 5.11 26 40.91 209.18
77 Oklahoma State 11 451 1861 4.13 22 41.00 169.18
78 Georgia 11 454 1917 4.22 21 41.27 174.27
79 Cincinnati 12 457 2178 4.77 17 38.08 181.50
79 Vanderbilt 11 457 2006 4.39 22 41.55 182.36
81 South Florida 11 458 2115 4.62 20 41.64 192.27
82 Navy 11 459 2336 5.09 17 41.73 212.36
83 Boise State 13 460 1839 4.00 22 35.38 141.46
84 Kentucky 11 464 2111 4.55 19 42.18 191.91
85 Missouri 12 466 1640 3.52 15 38.83 136.67
86 Tulsa 12 467 2576 5.52 30 38.92 214.67
87 Arkansas State 11 468 2217 4.74 26 42.55 201.55
88 Wake Forest 11 469 2115 4.51 19 42.64 192.27
89 Ohio State 13 470 1818 3.87 21 36.15 139.85
89 Middle Tennessee 11 470 2046 4.35 18 42.73 186.00
91 UTSA 12 471 1682 3.57 14 39.25 140.17
92 Florida State 12 472 1831 3.88 16 39.33 152.58
92 Northern Illinois 12 472 1991 4.22 21 39.33 165.92
92 Eastern Michigan 11 472 2493 5.28 33 42.91 226.64
95 UCLA 12 473 1892 4.00 17 39.42 157.67
96 Iowa State 11 477 2653 5.56 31 43.36 241.18
97 Temple 11 479 1896 3.96 12 43.55 172.36
97 Purdue 11 479 2247 4.69 26 43.55 204.27
99 Utah State 12 481 1579 3.28 16 40.08 131.58
99 Troy 11 481 2772 5.76 32 43.73 252.00
101 Idaho 11 482 2708 5.62 32 43.82 246.18
102 Texas State 11 483 2307 4.78 21 43.91 209.73
102 Florida Atlantic 12 483 2665 5.52 34 40.25 222.08
104 Notre Dame 12 487 1940 3.98 19 40.58 161.67
105 Texas A&M 11 491 2592 5.28 23 44.64 235.64
106 South Alabama 12 492 2288 4.65 20 41.00 190.67
106 Massachusetts 12 492 2301 4.68 23 41.00 191.75
106 Kent State 11 492 2354 4.78 19 44.73 214.00
109 Maryland 11 495 2258 4.56 19 45.00 205.27
109 Bowling Green 12 495 2597 5.25 33 41.25 216.42
111 Duke 11 498 2218 4.45 16 45.27 201.64
112 Texas 12 499 1945 3.90 16 41.58 162.08
113 Marshall 12 501 1979 3.95 14 41.75 164.92
113 Hawai'i 12 501 2185 4.36 18 41.75 182.08
115 San Jose State 11 504 2755 5.47 34 45.82 250.45
116 Louisiana-Monroe 12 507 2200 4.34 22 42.25 183.33
117 North Carolina 11 516 2629 5.09 27 46.91 239.00
118 Old Dominion 11 526 2661 5.06 29 47.82 241.91
119 Illinois 11 527 2792 5.30 27 47.91 253.82
120 Fresno State 12 541 2633 4.87 23 45.08 219.42
120 SMU 12 541 2829 5.23 32 45.08 235.75
122 New Mexico State 11 544 3446 6.33 39 49.45 313.27
123 Texas Tech 11 546 2936 5.38 33 49.64 266.91
123 Georgia State 11 546 3546 6.49 41 49.64 322.36
125 Arizona 13 547 2215 4.05 16 42.08 170.38
125 Western Kentucky 12 547 2756 5.04 33 45.58 229.67
127 New Mexico 12 554 3228 5.83 40 46.17 269.00
128 UNLV 12 637 3682 5.78 36 53.08 306.83