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 Alabama 12 409 1129 2.76 8 34.08 94.08
3 Northern Illinois 12 474 1347 2.84 11 39.50 112.25
4 TCU 13 446 1298 2.91 6 34.31 99.85
5 Wisconsin 13 407 1204 2.96 5 31.31 92.62
5 Texas 12 428 1268 2.96 13 35.67 105.67
7 Troy 12 454 1377 3.03 7 37.83 114.75
8 Ohio State 13 465 1414 3.04 12 35.77 108.77
9 Clemson 13 470 1467 3.12 5 36.15 112.85
10 Northwestern 12 409 1335 3.26 10 34.08 111.25
11 South Florida 11 422 1390 3.29 16 38.36 126.36
12 Virginia Tech 12 430 1417 3.30 6 35.83 118.08
13 Michigan State 12 360 1215 3.38 12 30.00 101.25
13 Penn State 12 423 1430 3.38 11 35.25 119.17
15 Ohio 12 391 1337 3.42 11 32.58 111.42
16 San Diego State 12 384 1330 3.46 12 32.00 110.83
17 Georgia 13 422 1464 3.47 6 32.46 112.62
17 Marshall 12 434 1505 3.47 11 36.17 125.42
17 Oklahoma State 12 456 1581 3.47 21 38.00 131.75
20 Fresno State 13 433 1516 3.50 12 33.31 116.62
20 Boise State 13 467 1636 3.50 20 35.92 125.85
22 Arkansas State 11 431 1513 3.51 15 39.18 137.55
23 Middle Tennessee 12 465 1639 3.52 18 38.75 136.58
24 Miami (Florida) 12 497 1753 3.53 10 41.42 146.08
25 Auburn 13 493 1749 3.55 10 37.92 134.54
26 Michigan 12 425 1511 3.56 15 35.42 125.92
27 Oregon 12 434 1559 3.59 17 36.17 129.92
27 Purdue 12 446 1600 3.59 10 37.17 133.33
29 Wyoming 12 572 2066 3.61 15 47.67 172.17
30 Kansas State 12 402 1461 3.63 17 33.50 121.75
31 Southern Mississippi 12 433 1586 3.66 20 36.08 132.17
32 BYU 13 520 1919 3.69 15 40.00 147.62
33 Iowa State 12 434 1611 3.71 10 36.17 134.25
34 Mississippi State 12 409 1524 3.73 17 34.08 127.00
34 Florida State 12 438 1632 3.73 18 36.50 136.00
36 Texas State 12 455 1700 3.74 21 37.92 141.67
37 UTSA 11 375 1405 3.75 10 34.09 127.73
38 LSU 12 399 1517 3.80 16 33.25 126.42
39 Houston 11 432 1644 3.81 17 39.27 149.45
40 Indiana 12 497 1925 3.87 18 41.42 160.42
41 South Carolina 12 451 1760 3.90 14 37.58 146.67
42 North Carolina State 12 405 1586 3.92 14 33.75 132.17
43 Notre Dame 12 464 1838 3.96 9 38.67 153.17
44 Oklahoma 13 466 1874 4.02 19 35.85 144.15
44 Louisville 12 459 1847 4.02 20 38.25 153.92
46 Appalachian State 12 438 1765 4.03 14 36.50 147.08
47 Missouri 12 479 1962 4.10 26 39.92 163.50
47 Texas A&M 12 482 1975 4.10 17 40.17 164.58
49 Duke 12 469 1927 4.11 15 39.08 160.58
50 Utah 12 406 1678 4.13 14 33.83 139.83
51 Iowa 12 412 1705 4.14 9 34.33 142.08
51 Florida Atlantic 13 520 2155 4.14 22 40.00 165.77
53 California 12 475 1969 4.15 21 39.58 164.08
54 New Mexico State 12 475 1977 4.16 24 39.58 164.75
55 Washington State 12 421 1754 4.17 23 35.08 146.17
56 Kansas 12 491 2059 4.19 31 40.92 171.58
57 Pittsburgh 12 407 1709 4.20 14 33.92 142.42
58 Texas Tech 12 440 1851 4.21 15 36.67 154.25
59 South Alabama 12 431 1822 4.23 15 35.92 151.83
59 Florida 11 400 1693 4.23 16 36.36 153.91
59 Western Michigan 12 443 1873 4.23 27 36.92 156.08
62 Coastal Carolina 12 469 2034 4.34 28 39.08 169.50
62 Eastern Michigan 12 481 2089 4.34 17 40.08 174.08
64 USC 13 472 2058 4.36 18 36.31 158.31
64 Idaho 12 463 2017 4.36 19 38.58 168.08
66 Georgia State 11 375 1639 4.37 14 34.09 149.00
67 UCF 12 454 1989 4.38 15 37.83 165.75
67 Buffalo 12 534 2338 4.38 21 44.50 194.83
69 Cincinnati 12 526 2309 4.39 19 43.83 192.42
70 UAB 12 462 2038 4.41 15 38.50 169.83
71 Nevada 12 565 2499 4.42 24 47.08 208.25
71 Utah State 12 597 2639 4.42 19 49.75 219.92
73 Temple 12 492 2182 4.43 18 41.00 181.83
74 Central Michigan 12 515 2287 4.44 24 42.92 190.58
75 Virginia 12 481 2139 4.45 18 40.08 178.25
76 Miami (Ohio) 12 449 2001 4.46 13 37.42 166.75
76 Wake Forest 12 516 2300 4.46 22 43.00 191.67
78 Memphis 12 526 2362 4.49 24 43.83 196.83
79 Georgia Tech 11 373 1690 4.53 15 33.91 153.64
79 Stanford 13 490 2219 4.53 17 37.69 170.69
79 Western Kentucky 12 457 2071 4.53 25 38.08 172.58
82 Rutgers 12 475 2182 4.59 21 39.58 181.83
83 Navy 12 429 1979 4.61 18 35.75 164.92
84 Old Dominion 12 529 2450 4.63 30 44.08 204.17
85 New Mexico 12 406 1889 4.65 20 33.83 157.42
85 Toledo 13 465 2163 4.65 23 35.77 166.38
87 Arizona 12 482 2247 4.66 31 40.17 187.25
88 Maryland 12 490 2290 4.67 29 40.83 190.83
89 Louisiana Tech 12 450 2129 4.73 21 37.50 177.42
90 Kentucky 12 410 1946 4.75 21 34.17 162.17
91 Florida International 12 437 2086 4.77 20 36.42 173.83
92 Charlotte 12 517 2470 4.78 26 43.08 205.83
92 Illinois 12 548 2622 4.78 27 45.67 218.50
94 North Carolina 12 532 2556 4.80 21 44.33 213.00
95 Minnesota 12 422 2066 4.90 19 35.17 172.17
95 North Texas 13 552 2705 4.90 32 42.46 208.08
97 Baylor 12 463 2279 4.92 22 38.58 189.92
98 Massachusetts 12 480 2375 4.95 27 40.00 197.92
99 Army 12 402 1993 4.96 19 33.50 166.08
100 Colorado State 12 441 2193 4.97 20 36.75 182.75
100 Connecticut 12 447 2221 4.97 26 37.25 185.08
100 Vanderbilt 12 479 2382 4.97 30 39.92 198.50
103 Boston College 12 477 2381 4.99 24 39.75 198.42
104 Rice 12 462 2311 5.00 30 38.50 192.58
105 Akron 13 512 2564 5.01 19 39.38 197.23
106 Arkansas 12 469 2353 5.02 28 39.08 196.08
107 Ball State 12 448 2256 5.04 27 37.33 188.00
107 SMU 12 508 2559 5.04 32 42.33 213.25
109 West Virginia 12 486 2457 5.06 23 40.50 204.75
110 Arizona State 12 423 2147 5.08 25 35.25 178.92
111 Georgia Southern 12 414 2164 5.23 21 34.50 180.33
111 Syracuse 12 451 2360 5.23 28 37.58 196.67
111 Colorado 12 477 2496 5.23 23 39.75 208.00
114 Hawai'i 12 480 2522 5.25 23 40.00 210.17
114 Kent State 12 487 2559 5.25 31 40.58 213.25
116 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 537 2839 5.29 39 44.75 236.58
117 Mississippi 12 550 2944 5.35 29 45.83 245.33
118 UTEP 12 520 2812 5.41 32 43.33 234.33
118 San Jose State 13 686 3710 5.41 40 52.77 285.38
120 UNLV 12 530 2872 5.42 32 44.17 239.33
121 Tennessee 12 555 3015 5.43 29 46.25 251.25
122 Tulane 12 464 2525 5.44 26 38.67 210.42
123 Oregon State 12 515 2829 5.49 35 42.92 235.75
124 Nebraska 12 463 2577 5.57 33 38.58 214.75
125 Bowling Green 12 544 3039 5.59 35 45.33 253.25
126 Louisiana-Monroe 12 499 2793 5.60 32 41.58 232.75
127 UCLA 12 600 3392 5.65 31 50.00 282.67
128 Tulsa 12 543 3180 5.86 32 45.25 265.00
129 East Carolina 12 501 2946 5.88 36 41.75 245.50
130 Air Force 12 451 2674 5.93 31 37.58 222.83