2017 National Leaders Rushing Defense - All Games through 12/09/2017

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Washington 12 421 1108 2.63 8 35.08 92.33
2 Wisconsin 13 407 1204 2.96 5 31.31 92.62
3 Alabama 12 409 1129 2.76 8 34.08 94.08
4 TCU 13 446 1298 2.91 6 34.31 99.85
5 Michigan State 12 360 1215 3.38 12 30.00 101.25
6 Texas 12 428 1268 2.96 13 35.67 105.67
7 Ohio State 13 465 1414 3.04 12 35.77 108.77
8 San Diego State 12 384 1330 3.46 12 32.00 110.83
9 Northwestern 12 409 1335 3.26 10 34.08 111.25
10 Ohio 12 391 1337 3.42 11 32.58 111.42
11 Northern Illinois 12 474 1347 2.84 11 39.50 112.25
12 Georgia 13 422 1464 3.47 6 32.46 112.62
13 Clemson 13 470 1467 3.12 5 36.15 112.85
14 Troy 12 454 1377 3.03 7 37.83 114.75
15 Fresno State 13 433 1516 3.50 12 33.31 116.62
16 Virginia Tech 12 430 1417 3.30 6 35.83 118.08
17 Penn State 12 423 1430 3.38 11 35.25 119.17
18 Kansas State 12 402 1461 3.63 17 33.50 121.75
19 Marshall 12 434 1505 3.47 11 36.17 125.42
20 Boise State 13 467 1636 3.50 20 35.92 125.85
21 Michigan 12 425 1511 3.56 15 35.42 125.92
22 South Florida 11 422 1390 3.29 16 38.36 126.36
23 LSU 12 399 1517 3.80 16 33.25 126.42
24 Mississippi State 12 409 1524 3.73 17 34.08 127.00
25 UTSA 11 375 1405 3.75 10 34.09 127.73
26 Oregon 12 434 1559 3.59 17 36.17 129.92
27 Oklahoma State 12 456 1581 3.47 21 38.00 131.75
28 Southern Mississippi 12 433 1586 3.66 20 36.08 132.17
28 North Carolina State 12 405 1586 3.92 14 33.75 132.17
30 Purdue 12 446 1600 3.59 10 37.17 133.33
31 Iowa State 12 434 1611 3.71 10 36.17 134.25
32 Auburn 13 493 1749 3.55 10 37.92 134.54
33 Florida State 12 438 1632 3.73 18 36.50 136.00
34 Middle Tennessee 12 465 1639 3.52 18 38.75 136.58
35 Arkansas State 11 431 1513 3.51 15 39.18 137.55
36 Utah 12 406 1678 4.13 14 33.83 139.83
37 Texas State 12 455 1700 3.74 21 37.92 141.67
38 Iowa 12 412 1705 4.14 9 34.33 142.08
39 Pittsburgh 12 407 1709 4.20 14 33.92 142.42
40 Oklahoma 13 466 1874 4.02 19 35.85 144.15
41 Miami (Florida) 12 497 1753 3.53 10 41.42 146.08
42 Washington State 12 421 1754 4.17 23 35.08 146.17
43 South Carolina 12 451 1760 3.90 14 37.58 146.67
44 Appalachian State 12 438 1765 4.03 14 36.50 147.08
45 BYU 13 520 1919 3.69 15 40.00 147.62
46 Georgia State 11 375 1639 4.37 14 34.09 149.00
47 Houston 11 432 1644 3.81 17 39.27 149.45
48 South Alabama 12 431 1822 4.23 15 35.92 151.83
49 Notre Dame 12 464 1838 3.96 9 38.67 153.17
50 Georgia Tech 11 373 1690 4.53 15 33.91 153.64
51 Florida 11 400 1693 4.23 16 36.36 153.91
52 Louisville 12 459 1847 4.02 20 38.25 153.92
53 Texas Tech 12 440 1851 4.21 15 36.67 154.25
54 Western Michigan 12 443 1873 4.23 27 36.92 156.08
55 New Mexico 12 406 1889 4.65 20 33.83 157.42
56 USC 13 472 2058 4.36 18 36.31 158.31
57 Indiana 12 497 1925 3.87 18 41.42 160.42
58 Duke 12 469 1927 4.11 15 39.08 160.58
59 Kentucky 12 410 1946 4.75 21 34.17 162.17
60 Missouri 12 479 1962 4.10 26 39.92 163.50
61 California 12 475 1969 4.15 21 39.58 164.08
62 Texas A&M 12 482 1975 4.10 17 40.17 164.58
63 New Mexico State 12 475 1977 4.16 24 39.58 164.75
64 Navy 12 429 1979 4.61 18 35.75 164.92
65 UCF 12 454 1989 4.38 15 37.83 165.75
66 Florida Atlantic 13 520 2155 4.14 22 40.00 165.77
67 Army 12 402 1993 4.96 19 33.50 166.08
68 Toledo 13 465 2163 4.65 23 35.77 166.38
69 Miami (Ohio) 12 449 2001 4.46 13 37.42 166.75
70 Idaho 12 463 2017 4.36 19 38.58 168.08
71 Coastal Carolina 12 469 2034 4.34 28 39.08 169.50
72 UAB 12 462 2038 4.41 15 38.50 169.83
73 Stanford 13 490 2219 4.53 17 37.69 170.69
74 Kansas 12 491 2059 4.19 31 40.92 171.58
75 Wyoming 12 572 2066 3.61 15 47.67 172.17
75 Minnesota 12 422 2066 4.90 19 35.17 172.17
77 Western Kentucky 12 457 2071 4.53 25 38.08 172.58
78 Florida International 12 437 2086 4.77 20 36.42 173.83
79 Eastern Michigan 12 481 2089 4.34 17 40.08 174.08
80 Arizona State 12 422 2108 5.00 25 35.17 175.67
81 Louisiana Tech 12 450 2129 4.73 21 37.50 177.42
82 Virginia 12 481 2139 4.45 18 40.08 178.25
83 Georgia Southern 12 414 2164 5.23 21 34.50 180.33
84 Temple 12 492 2182 4.43 18 41.00 181.83
84 Rutgers 12 475 2182 4.59 21 39.58 181.83
86 Colorado State 12 441 2193 4.97 20 36.75 182.75
87 Connecticut 12 447 2221 4.97 26 37.25 185.08
88 Arizona 12 482 2247 4.66 31 40.17 187.25
89 Ball State 12 448 2256 5.04 27 37.33 188.00
90 Baylor 12 463 2279 4.92 22 38.58 189.92
91 Central Michigan 12 515 2287 4.44 24 42.92 190.58
92 Maryland 12 490 2290 4.67 29 40.83 190.83
93 Wake Forest 12 516 2300 4.46 22 43.00 191.67
94 Cincinnati 12 526 2309 4.39 19 43.83 192.42
95 Rice 12 462 2311 5.00 30 38.50 192.58
96 Buffalo 12 534 2338 4.38 21 44.50 194.83
97 Arkansas 12 469 2353 5.02 28 39.08 196.08
98 Syracuse 12 451 2360 5.23 28 37.58 196.67
99 Memphis 12 526 2362 4.49 24 43.83 196.83
100 Akron 13 512 2564 5.01 19 39.38 197.23
101 Massachusetts 12 480 2375 4.95 27 40.00 197.92
102 Boston College 12 477 2381 4.99 24 39.75 198.42
103 Vanderbilt 12 479 2382 4.97 30 39.92 198.50
104 Old Dominion 12 529 2450 4.63 30 44.08 204.17
105 West Virginia 12 486 2457 5.06 23 40.50 204.75
106 Charlotte 12 517 2470 4.78 26 43.08 205.83
107 Colorado 12 477 2496 5.23 23 39.75 208.00
108 North Texas 13 552 2705 4.90 32 42.46 208.08
109 Nevada 12 565 2499 4.42 24 47.08 208.25
110 Hawai'i 12 480 2522 5.25 23 40.00 210.17
111 Tulane 12 464 2525 5.44 26 38.67 210.42
112 North Carolina 12 532 2556 4.80 21 44.33 213.00
113 SMU 12 508 2559 5.04 32 42.33 213.25
113 Kent State 12 487 2559 5.25 31 40.58 213.25
115 Nebraska 12 463 2577 5.57 33 38.58 214.75
116 Illinois 12 548 2622 4.78 27 45.67 218.50
117 Utah State 12 597 2639 4.42 19 49.75 219.92
118 Air Force 12 451 2674 5.93 31 37.58 222.83
119 Louisiana-Monroe 12 499 2793 5.60 32 41.58 232.75
120 UTEP 12 520 2812 5.41 32 43.33 234.33
121 Oregon State 12 515 2829 5.49 35 42.92 235.75
122 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 537 2839 5.29 39 44.75 236.58
123 UNLV 12 530 2872 5.42 32 44.17 239.33
124 Mississippi 12 550 2944 5.35 29 45.83 245.33
125 East Carolina 12 501 2946 5.88 36 41.75 245.50
126 Tennessee 12 555 3015 5.43 29 46.25 251.25
127 Bowling Green 12 544 3039 5.59 35 45.33 253.25
128 Tulsa 12 543 3180 5.86 32 45.25 265.00
129 UCLA 12 600 3392 5.65 31 50.00 282.67
130 San Jose State 13 686 3710 5.41 40 52.77 285.38