2017 National Leaders Rushing Defense - All Games through 10/15/2017

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Washington 7 235 511 2.17 3 33.57 73.00
2 Alabama 7 200 467 2.34 2 28.57 66.71
3 Northern Illinois 6 237 561 2.37 3 39.50 93.50
4 South Florida 6 191 467 2.45 5 31.83 77.83
5 Michigan 6 195 515 2.64 3 32.50 85.83
6 Wisconsin 6 174 473 2.72 2 29.00 78.83
7 Georgia 7 204 575 2.82 3 29.14 82.14
8 Clemson 7 260 755 2.90 2 37.14 107.86
9 TCU 6 202 590 2.92 4 33.67 98.33
10 Michigan State 6 191 560 2.93 5 31.83 93.33
10 Boise State 6 209 612 2.93 7 34.83 102.00
10 Ohio State 7 262 767 2.93 5 37.43 109.57
13 Troy 6 201 592 2.95 3 33.50 98.67
14 North Carolina State 7 210 639 3.04 6 30.00 91.29
15 Penn State 6 228 704 3.09 4 38.00 117.33
16 Auburn 7 265 824 3.11 4 37.86 117.71
17 Southern Mississippi 6 199 651 3.27 6 33.17 108.50
18 Oregon 7 247 810 3.28 10 35.29 115.71
19 Kentucky 6 174 583 3.35 5 29.00 97.17
20 Duke 7 225 756 3.36 6 32.14 108.00
21 Texas Tech 6 217 736 3.39 8 36.17 122.67
21 Oklahoma 6 223 757 3.39 7 37.17 126.17
23 Fresno State 6 189 645 3.41 6 31.50 107.50
24 Kansas State 6 218 746 3.42 10 36.33 124.33
25 Florida State 5 167 573 3.43 5 33.40 114.60
26 Northwestern 6 221 760 3.44 9 36.83 126.67
27 Iowa State 6 207 714 3.45 4 34.50 119.00
27 Virginia Tech 6 212 731 3.45 2 35.33 121.83
29 Marshall 6 207 716 3.46 5 34.50 119.33
30 Middle Tennessee 7 290 1016 3.50 13 41.43 145.14
31 Wake Forest 6 243 852 3.51 4 40.50 142.00
32 North Texas 6 232 816 3.52 10 38.67 136.00
33 Texas 6 196 700 3.57 7 32.67 116.67
34 Mississippi State 6 216 779 3.61 8 36.00 129.83
35 Ohio 7 250 907 3.63 8 35.71 129.57
36 UCF 5 150 551 3.67 4 30.00 110.20
36 Oklahoma State 6 245 899 3.67 10 40.83 149.83
38 Utah 6 195 718 3.68 6 32.50 119.67
39 Washington State 7 239 881 3.69 10 34.14 125.86
39 SMU 6 216 798 3.69 9 36.00 133.00
41 Wyoming 6 285 1054 3.70 9 47.50 175.67
42 South Alabama 6 182 675 3.71 6 30.33 112.50
42 Texas State 7 269 998 3.71 12 38.43 142.57
44 Notre Dame 6 217 807 3.72 1 36.17 134.50
44 South Carolina 7 267 994 3.72 8 38.14 142.00
46 UTSA 5 158 591 3.74 4 31.60 118.20
47 San Diego State 7 250 947 3.79 8 35.71 135.29
47 Appalachian State 6 232 879 3.79 5 38.67 146.50
49 Syracuse 7 233 902 3.87 11 33.29 128.86
50 Louisville 7 266 1040 3.91 13 38.00 148.57
51 Florida 6 220 863 3.92 4 36.67 143.83
51 California 7 270 1058 3.92 13 38.57 151.14
53 Texas A&M 7 242 953 3.94 10 34.57 136.14
54 Miami (Florida) 5 207 818 3.95 2 41.40 163.60
55 Rutgers 6 209 836 4.00 6 34.83 139.33
56 Virginia 6 214 858 4.01 8 35.67 143.00
57 Utah State 7 313 1257 4.02 10 44.71 179.57
58 Western Michigan 7 246 991 4.03 15 35.14 141.57
59 Indiana 6 255 1033 4.05 8 42.50 172.17
60 Colorado State 7 213 865 4.06 7 30.43 123.57
60 Ball State 6 216 878 4.06 13 36.00 146.33
62 BYU 7 322 1309 4.07 11 46.00 187.00
63 New Mexico 6 209 854 4.09 7 34.83 142.33
64 Idaho 6 252 1036 4.11 11 42.00 172.67
65 USC 7 249 1027 4.12 7 35.57 146.71
66 Nevada 7 286 1183 4.14 10 40.86 169.00
67 Georgia Tech 5 142 591 4.16 6 28.40 118.20
68 LSU 7 240 1013 4.22 10 34.29 144.71
69 Western Kentucky 6 203 858 4.23 8 33.83 143.00
69 Eastern Michigan 6 251 1061 4.23 8 41.83 176.83
71 Arizona 6 227 962 4.24 13 37.83 160.33
72 UAB 6 236 1004 4.25 9 39.33 167.33
73 Minnesota 6 189 816 4.32 7 31.50 136.00
74 Georgia State 5 169 742 4.39 6 33.80 148.40
74 Coastal Carolina 6 227 996 4.39 16 37.83 166.00
74 Purdue 6 239 1050 4.39 7 39.83 175.00
77 Charlotte 7 289 1277 4.42 15 41.29 182.43
78 Kansas 6 249 1109 4.45 17 41.50 184.83
79 Temple 7 261 1170 4.48 11 37.29 167.14
80 Florida International 6 234 1054 4.50 12 39.00 175.67
81 Iowa 6 194 874 4.51 4 32.33 145.67
81 Rice 6 228 1029 4.51 17 38.00 171.50
83 Navy 6 216 976 4.52 9 36.00 162.67
84 Maryland 6 231 1046 4.53 14 38.50 174.33
85 Connecticut 6 219 996 4.55 12 36.50 166.00
85 Akron 7 272 1238 4.55 10 38.86 176.86
87 Nebraska 7 253 1161 4.59 11 36.14 165.86
88 Memphis 6 272 1250 4.60 12 45.33 208.33
88 Buffalo 7 356 1637 4.60 14 50.86 233.86
90 Illinois 6 256 1183 4.62 12 42.67 197.17
91 New Mexico State 7 290 1352 4.66 17 41.43 193.14
91 Old Dominion 6 293 1365 4.66 19 48.83 227.50
93 Houston 6 223 1058 4.74 7 37.17 176.33
94 Miami (Ohio) 7 259 1250 4.83 7 37.00 178.57
94 Oregon State 7 290 1401 4.83 18 41.43 200.14
94 Cincinnati 7 319 1542 4.83 12 45.57 220.29
97 Pittsburgh 7 255 1233 4.84 13 36.43 176.14
97 Georgia Southern 5 193 935 4.84 10 38.60 187.00
97 Arkansas State 5 232 1122 4.84 9 46.40 224.40
100 Massachusetts 6 243 1182 4.86 13 40.50 197.00
101 Louisiana-Lafayette 6 294 1432 4.87 22 49.00 238.67
102 Central Michigan 7 297 1456 4.90 17 42.43 208.00
103 North Carolina 7 327 1606 4.91 11 46.71 229.43
104 Missouri 6 272 1337 4.92 20 45.33 222.83
105 Colorado 7 273 1357 4.97 13 39.00 193.86
106 Tulane 6 248 1236 4.98 12 41.33 206.00
106 Florida Atlantic 6 272 1355 4.98 13 45.33 225.83
108 Arkansas 6 208 1038 4.99 12 34.67 173.00
109 Louisiana Tech 6 204 1020 5.00 11 34.00 170.00
110 UNLV 6 294 1472 5.01 15 49.00 245.33
110 San Jose State 8 444 2226 5.01 26 55.50 278.25
112 Hawai'i 7 256 1286 5.02 12 36.57 183.71
113 Stanford 7 272 1368 5.03 9 38.86 195.43
114 Tennessee 6 285 1457 5.11 12 47.50 242.83
115 Kent State 7 279 1430 5.13 17 39.86 204.29
116 Toledo 6 202 1049 5.19 13 33.67 174.83
117 UTEP 7 309 1620 5.24 23 44.14 231.43
118 West Virginia 6 240 1264 5.27 9 40.00 210.67
119 Arizona State 6 196 1044 5.33 10 32.67 174.00
120 Louisiana-Monroe 6 252 1351 5.36 16 42.00 225.17
121 Boston College 7 313 1697 5.42 20 44.71 242.43
122 Army 7 219 1195 5.46 10 31.29 170.71
123 Mississippi 6 260 1431 5.50 16 43.33 238.50
124 Bowling Green 7 311 1726 5.55 19 44.43 246.57
125 Baylor 6 260 1447 5.57 15 43.33 241.17
125 Vanderbilt 7 305 1698 5.57 19 43.57 242.57
127 East Carolina 7 327 1905 5.83 24 46.71 272.14
128 Air Force 6 248 1532 6.18 17 41.33 255.33
129 Tulsa 7 355 2233 6.29 24 50.71 319.00
130 UCLA 6 286 1878 6.57 16 47.67 313.00