2015 National Leaders Rushing - Games vs. Ranked Teams Only (AP Poll) through 01/11/2016

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Marquis Young U Mass FR RB 1 5 103 20.60 1 5.00 103.00
2 Quentin Ezell Navy SR RB 2 8 77 9.63 2 4.00 38.50
3 Mike Boone Cincinnati SO RB 1 6 57 9.50 0 6.00 57.00
4 Tyler Campbell Army FR RB 1 4 36 9.00 1 4.00 36.00
5 Jeff Smith BC FR QB 3 14 121 8.64 2 4.67 40.33
6 Johnny Jefferson Baylor SO RB 3 52 443 8.52 3 17.33 147.67
7 Ryan Nall Oregon St FR TE 4 24 203 8.46 2 6.00 50.75
8 James Gilbert Ball State FR RB 1 5 42 8.40 0 5.00 42.00
9 Travis Wilson Utah SR QB 2 18 151 8.39 2 9.00 75.50
10 Shon Carson S Carolina SR RB 5 21 176 8.38 2 4.20 35.20
11 Paul James Rutgers SR RB 3 18 146 8.11 0 6.00 48.67
12 Francis Bernard BYU FR RB 2 11 88 8.00 1 5.50 44.00
12 Shaq Vann E Mich FR RB 1 4 32 8.00 1 4.00 32.00
14 Shaquille Powell Duke SR RB 2 22 169 7.68 0 11.00 84.50
15 Kenneth Dixon La Tech SR RB 1 22 168 7.64 2 22.00 168.00
16 Clinton Lynch Ga Tech FR RB 4 18 137 7.61 1 4.50 34.25
17 Gerard Wicks Wash St SO RB 2 19 142 7.47 0 9.50 71.00
18 Jamal Wilson U Mass SR RB 1 7 51 7.29 1 7.00 51.00
19 Derrick Mitchell, Jr. Iowa SO RB 3 15 106 7.07 1 5.00 35.33
20 Ito Smith USM SO RB 1 15 105 7.00 1 15.00 105.00
20 Demarcus Kirk Georgia St FR RB 1 6 42 7.00 0 6.00 42.00
22 Zack Mahoney Syracuse SO QB 3 17 116 6.82 2 5.67 38.67
23 Josh Adams Notre Dame FR RB 4 42 286 6.81 2 10.50 71.50
24 Elijah Hood N Carolina SO RB 2 27 183 6.78 1 13.50 91.50
25 D’Onta Foreman Texas SO RB 4 37 249 6.73 0 9.25 62.25
26 D'Andre Ferby Western Ky FR RB 1 6 40 6.67 0 6.00 40.00
27 Jay Warren FAU JR RB 2 13 86 6.62 0 6.50 43.00
28 Jamal Morrow Wash St SO RB 2 13 85 6.54 0 6.50 42.50
29 Benton Washington Air Force SO RB 2 11 71 6.45 1 5.50 35.50
30 Jordan Howard Indiana JR RB 5 113 727 6.43 5 22.60 145.40
31 Victor Bolden Oregon St JR WR 4 19 121 6.37 0 4.75 30.25
32 Myles Gaskin Washington FR RB 3 56 356 6.36 3 18.67 118.67
33 Dalvin Cook FSU SO RB 3 65 410 6.31 4 21.67 136.67
34 Wendell Smallwood WVU JR RB 4 73 460 6.30 1 18.25 115.00
34 George Morris Syracuse JR RB 3 27 170 6.30 0 9.00 56.67
36 Akrum Wadley Iowa SO RB 3 40 251 6.28 4 13.33 83.67
37 Terrence Upshaw App St SO RB 1 11 69 6.27 0 11.00 69.00
38 Chason Virgil Fresno St FR QB 2 8 50 6.25 0 4.00 25.00
39 Kenyan Drake Alabama SR RB 7 43 263 6.12 1 6.14 37.57
40 Jeff Driskel La Tech SR QB 1 9 55 6.11 1 9.00 55.00
41 Joe Mixon Oklahoma FR RB 5 45 272 6.04 2 9.00 54.40
42 Rob Kelley Tulane SR RB 2 10 60 6.00 0 5.00 30.00
43 Alex Collins Arkansas JR RB 4 72 429 5.96 4 18.00 107.25
44 Josh Rounds Tulane JR RB 2 8 47 5.88 0 4.00 23.50
45 Kalen Ballage Ariz St SO RB 2 30 176 5.87 0 15.00 88.00
46 Saquon Barkley Penn State FR RB 4 83 485 5.84 2 20.75 121.25
47 P.J. Walker Temple JR QB 2 11 64 5.82 0 5.50 32.00
48 Jaylen Samuels NC State SO TE 3 16 93 5.81 1 5.33 31.00
49 Ronald Jones II USC FR RB 6 55 318 5.78 3 9.17 53.00
50 Ezekiel Elliott Ohio State JR RB 3 69 396 5.74 7 23.00 132.00
51 Brandon Holloway Miss St JR RB 3 22 126 5.73 0 7.33 42.00
52 Keenan Reynolds Navy SR QB 2 34 194 5.71 1 17.00 97.00
53 Samaje Perine Oklahoma SO RB 5 109 621 5.70 6 21.80 124.20
54 Darian Green Ball State SO RB 1 12 68 5.67 0 12.00 68.00
54 Devante Mays Utah State JR RB 1 6 34 5.67 0 6.00 34.00
56 Mikel Horton Kentucky SO RB 2 23 130 5.65 0 11.50 65.00
57 Thomas Sirk Duke JR QB 2 24 135 5.63 3 12.00 67.50
58 Sony Michel Georgia SO RB 3 44 243 5.52 0 14.67 81.00
59 Jalen Rhodes UTSA FR RB 1 6 33 5.50 0 6.00 33.00
59 Reggie Gallaspy II NC State FR RB 3 14 77 5.50 0 4.67 25.67
61 Deshaun Watson Clemson SO QB 5 100 549 5.49 4 20.00 109.80
62 Russell Hansbrough Missouri SR RB 2 21 115 5.48 0 10.50 57.50
63 Akeem Judd Miss JR RB 4 19 104 5.47 0 4.75 26.00
64 Justin Davis USC JR RB 6 79 431 5.46 3 13.17 71.83
65 Jordan Wilkins Miss SO RB 4 18 98 5.44 2 4.50 24.50
66 Aaron Kemper Army JR RB 1 7 38 5.43 0 7.00 38.00
67 Robert Martin Rutgers SO RB 4 38 206 5.42 0 9.50 51.50
68 Alex Gardner FIU SO RB 1 9 48 5.33 1 9.00 48.00
69 Christian McCaffrey Stanford SO RB 4 90 479 5.32 1 22.50 119.75
70 Garrett Brown Air Force SR WR 2 10 53 5.30 0 5.00 26.50
71 Jarveon Williams UTSA JR RB 1 17 90 5.29 1 17.00 90.00
72 Wayne Gallman Clemson SO RB 5 113 596 5.27 5 22.60 119.20
72 DeAndre Washington Texas Tech SR RB 5 86 453 5.27 6 17.20 90.60
74 Fred Coppet BGSU JR RB 1 12 63 5.25 0 12.00 63.00
75 Ray Lawry ODU SO RB 1 26 136 5.23 0 26.00 136.00
76 Vic Enwere California SO RB 3 23 120 5.22 1 7.67 40.00
77 Dontrell Hilliard Tulane SO RB 2 20 104 5.20 2 10.00 52.00
78 Derrick Henry Alabama JR RB 7 202 1049 5.19 15 28.86 149.86
78 Jeffrey Wilson N Texas SO RB 3 42 218 5.19 0 14.00 72.67
80 Qadree Ollison Pittsburgh FR RB 4 34 176 5.18 2 8.50 44.00
81 Kendall Hinton Wk Forest FR QB 4 31 159 5.13 1 7.75 39.75
82 Royce Freeman Oregon SO RB 4 80 404 5.05 5 20.00 101.00
83 Joel Lanning Iowa State SO QB 4 36 181 5.03 2 9.00 45.25
84 Jeremiah Bryson MTSU SR RB 2 17 85 5.00 1 8.50 42.50
84 Sam Rogers Va Tech JR RB 2 15 75 5.00 0 7.50 37.50
86 C.J. Prosise Notre Dame SR RB 3 36 179 4.97 3 12.00 59.67
86 Charles Jones Kansas St JR RB 4 34 169 4.97 2 8.50 42.25
88 Jerrard Randall Arizona SR QB 2 13 64 4.92 0 6.50 32.00
89 Markell Jones Purdue FR RB 4 71 348 4.90 4 17.75 87.00
90 J.T. Barrett Ohio State SO QB 3 57 279 4.89 3 19.00 93.00
90 Marlon Mack S Florida SO RB 3 45 220 4.89 1 15.00 73.33
92 Jordan Fredericks Syracuse FR RB 3 22 107 4.86 0 7.33 35.67
93 Paul Perkins UCLA JR RB 2 42 202 4.81 2 21.00 101.00
93 Doroland Dorceus Memphis SO RB 3 43 207 4.81 1 14.33 69.00
93 Jacobi Owens Air Force JR RB 2 21 101 4.81 0 10.50 50.50
93 Madre London Mich St FR RB 4 37 178 4.81 0 9.25 44.50
97 Chad Kelly Miss JR QB 4 45 215 4.78 3 11.25 53.75
98 Marquise Williams N Carolina SR QB 2 34 162 4.76 3 17.00 81.00
98 Greg Howell FAU SO RB 2 17 81 4.76 0 8.50 40.50
100 Joshua Thomas Iowa State FR RB 5 36 171 4.75 3 7.20 34.20

Note: To qualify, player must have played in 75% of his team's games and have a minimum of 4.0 rushing attempts per game played.