2016 National Leaders Rushing - Games in August/September Only through 01/09/2017

Name Team Yr Pos G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Jamaal Williams BYU SR RB 5 109 703 6.45 8 21.80 140.60
2 Donnel Pumphrey SDSU SR RB 3 73 599 8.21 7 24.33 199.67
3 Aaron Jones UTEP JR RB 4 76 566 7.45 5 19.00 141.50
4 Ito Smith USM JR RB 4 80 540 6.75 4 20.00 135.00
5 D'Angelo Brewer Tulsa JR RB 4 97 534 5.51 3 24.25 133.50
6 Jamauri Bogan W Mich SO RB 4 89 527 5.92 5 22.25 131.75
7 Lamar Jackson Louisville SO QB 4 61 526 8.62 12 15.25 131.50
8 Elijah McGuire La-Lafytte SR RB 4 94 497 5.29 3 23.50 124.25
9 Dalvin Cook FSU JR RB 4 78 495 6.35 4 19.50 123.75
10 Christian McCaffrey Stanford JR RB 4 91 485 5.33 3 22.75 121.25
11 Ralph Webb Vanderbilt JR RB 4 94 472 5.02 5 23.50 118.00
12 Stanley Boom Williams Kentucky JR RB 4 58 464 8.00 2 14.50 116.00
13 Brian Hill Wyoming JR RB 4 97 463 4.77 6 24.25 115.75
14 Lexington Thomas UNLV SO RB 4 66 453 6.86 6 16.50 113.25
15 I'Tavius Mathers MTSU SR RB 4 68 447 6.57 7 17.00 111.75
16 Jordan Chunn Troy JR RB 4 79 445 5.63 3 19.75 111.25
17 Rawleigh Williams III Arkansas SO RB 4 88 433 4.92 4 22.00 108.25
18 Brandon Radcliff Louisville SR RB 4 46 427 9.28 3 11.50 106.75
19 Nick Chubb Georgia JR RB 4 83 422 5.08 3 20.75 105.50
20 Andy Davidson Army SO RB 4 80 414 5.18 6 20.00 103.50
21 Kareem Hunt Toledo SR RB 4 78 413 5.29 3 19.50 103.25
22 Jarred Craft La Tech JR RB 4 64 405 6.33 2 16.00 101.25
22 Jalin Moore App St SO RB 4 82 405 4.94 2 20.50 101.25
24 Myles Gaskin Washington SO RB 5 82 402 4.90 4 16.40 80.40
25 Mark Walton Miami (Fl) SO RB 3 48 401 8.35 7 16.00 133.67
26 Brandon Dawkins Arizona SO QB 3 44 391 8.89 7 14.67 130.33
27 Trayveon Williams Texas A&M FR RB 4 40 389 9.73 3 10.00 97.25
28 Leonard Fournette LSU JR RB 3 67 386 5.76 2 22.33 128.67
29 James Butler Nevada JR RB 4 80 385 4.81 5 20.00 96.25
30 Braeden West SMU SO RB 4 66 375 5.68 2 16.50 93.75
31 Jeremy McNichols Boise St JR RB 3 59 372 6.31 7 19.67 124.00
32 Kerryon Johnson Auburn SO RB 4 78 371 4.76 4 19.50 92.75
33 Jalen Hurd Tennessee JR RB 4 91 365 4.01 2 22.75 91.25
34 Robert Martin Rutgers JR RB 3 58 358 6.17 1 19.33 119.33
35 Jeffery Wilson N Texas JR RB 4 57 352 6.18 6 14.25 88.00
36 Mike Weber Ohio State FR RB 3 54 351 6.50 1 18.00 117.00
37 Demario Richard Ariz St JR RB 4 90 348 3.87 1 22.50 87.00
38 James Conner Pittsburgh JR RB 4 79 347 4.39 4 19.75 86.75
39 Damien Harris Alabama SO RB 4 40 345 8.63 1 10.00 86.25
40 Justin Jackson N'western JR RB 4 83 339 4.08 3 20.75 84.75
41 Kamryn Pettway Auburn SO RB 4 52 336 6.46 1 13.00 84.00
42 Lavon Coleman Washington JR RB 5 38 335 8.82 2 7.60 67.00
43 James Gilbert Ball State SO RB 4 74 330 4.46 3 18.50 82.50
44 Nick Fitzgerald Miss St SO QB 4 47 329 7.00 0 11.75 82.25
45 Ian Eriksen E Mich SO RB 4 71 326 4.59 5 17.75 81.50
46 Royce Freeman Oregon JR RB 3 37 325 8.78 4 12.33 108.33
47 Saquon Barkley Penn State SO RB 4 66 317 4.80 6 16.50 79.25
48 Markell Jones Purdue SO RB 3 61 316 5.18 2 20.33 105.33
49 Kyle Hicks TCU JR RB 4 52 314 6.04 5 13.00 78.50
49 Jela Duncan Duke SR RB 4 56 314 5.61 4 14.00 78.50
51 Devine Redding Indiana JR RB 3 64 313 4.89 0 21.33 104.33
52 Matthew Dayes NC State SR RB 3 51 312 6.12 2 17.00 104.00
53 Quinton Flowers S Florida JR QB 4 49 309 6.31 2 12.25 77.25
54 Trevor Knight Texas A&M SR QB 4 38 308 8.11 5 9.50 77.00
55 Gregory Howell, Jr. FAU JR RB 4 66 304 4.61 4 16.50 76.00
56 LeShun Daniels, Jr. Iowa SR RB 4 52 301 5.79 3 13.00 75.25
57 Rodney Smith Minnesota SO RB 3 59 298 5.05 5 19.67 99.33
57 Matt Colburn Wk Forest SO RB 4 72 298 4.14 1 18.00 74.50
59 Marcus Cox App St SR RB 3 50 296 5.92 3 16.67 98.67
59 Marquis Young U Mass SO RB 4 78 296 3.79 1 19.50 74.00
61 George Payne USM JR RB 4 44 293 6.66 1 11.00 73.25
61 Vic Enwere California JR RB 4 49 293 5.98 2 12.25 73.25
63 Elijah Hood N Carolina JR RB 4 54 291 5.39 4 13.50 72.75
64 D’Onta Foreman Texas JR RB 2 45 288 6.40 3 22.50 144.00
64 Alex Gardner FIU JR RB 4 57 288 5.05 3 14.25 72.00
66 Ray Lawry ODU JR RB 4 47 285 6.06 2 11.75 71.25
66 Dontrell Hilliard Tulane JR RB 4 49 285 5.82 4 12.25 71.25
68 Terence Williams Baylor SO RB 4 55 284 5.16 4 13.75 71.00
69 Devine Ozigbo Nebraska SO RB 4 66 283 4.29 4 16.50 70.75
70 Tommy Armstrong Jr. Nebraska SR QB 4 52 281 5.40 4 13.00 70.25
71 Ahmad Bradshaw Army JR QB 4 61 280 4.59 2 15.25 70.00
72 Greg Windham Ohio SR QB 4 43 278 6.47 1 10.75 69.50
72 Anthony Scott ECU JR RB 4 46 278 6.04 2 11.50 69.50
72 Deontae Cooper SJSU SR RB 4 62 278 4.48 1 15.50 69.50
75 Kalen Ballage Ariz St JR RB 4 43 277 6.44 9 10.75 69.25
76 Akrum Wadley Iowa JR RB 4 37 274 7.41 4 9.25 68.50
76 Albert Reid Virginia SR RB 4 46 274 5.96 3 11.50 68.50
78 Jordan Huff N Illinois JR RB 4 43 272 6.33 1 10.75 68.00
79 Aaron Duckworth Idaho JR RB 4 56 271 4.84 3 14.00 67.75
80 JaMycal Hasty Baylor FR RB 4 39 266 6.82 2 9.75 66.50
81 LJ Scott Mich St SO RB 3 56 264 4.71 2 18.67 88.00
82 Chris High Navy JR RB 3 26 263 10.12 4 8.67 87.67
82 Manny Wilkins Ariz St SO QB 4 56 263 4.70 4 14.00 65.75
84 Darik Dillard Rice SR RB 4 50 262 5.24 2 12.50 65.50
85 J.J. Taylor Arizona FR RB 4 38 261 6.87 2 9.50 65.25
85 Justin Davis USC SR RB 4 47 261 5.55 1 11.75 65.25
87 Curtis Samuel Ohio State JR RB 3 32 260 8.13 2 10.67 86.67
87 Chris Warren III Texas SO RB 3 52 260 5.00 3 17.33 86.67
87 Quadree Henderson Pittsburgh SO WR 4 20 260 13.00 2 5.00 65.00
90 De'Veon Smith Michigan SR RB 4 39 259 6.64 2 9.75 64.75
90 Diocemy Saint Juste Hawai'i JR RB 4 50 259 5.18 2 12.50 64.75
92 James Flanders Tulsa SR RB 4 49 258 5.27 3 12.25 64.50
93 Nick Wilson Arizona JR RB 3 43 257 5.98 3 14.33 85.67
94 Joseph Yearby Miami (Fl) JR RB 3 35 256 7.31 4 11.67 85.33
94 Mike Warren Iowa State SO RB 4 61 256 4.20 1 15.25 64.00
94 Wayne Gallman Clemson JR RB 4 63 256 4.06 3 15.75 64.00
97 Anthony Wales Western Ky SR RB 3 50 254 5.08 4 16.67 84.67
97 Favian Upshaw Ga South SR QB 4 43 254 5.91 2 10.75 63.50
99 Wesley Fields Ga South SO RB 4 42 252 6.00 3 10.50 63.00
100 Corey Clement Wisconsin SR RB 3 65 251 3.86 5 21.67 83.67