2011 National Leaders Rushing Defense - All Games through 01/09/2012

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Florida State 13 458 1075 2.35 8 35.23 82.69
2 Alabama 13 386 938 2.43 3 29.69 72.15
3 Texas A&M 13 508 1324 2.61 25 39.08 101.85
4 Connecticut 12 385 1028 2.67 11 32.08 85.67
5 Cincinnati 13 457 1239 2.71 10 35.15 95.31
6 LSU 14 460 1261 2.74 7 32.86 90.07
7 Michigan State 14 502 1407 2.80 11 35.86 100.50
8 South Florida 12 435 1288 2.96 11 36.25 107.33
9 Louisville 13 435 1307 3.00 11 33.46 100.54
9 Arkansas State 13 448 1346 3.00 12 34.46 103.54
11 Texas 13 409 1251 3.06 15 31.46 96.23
12 Louisiana-Monroe 12 386 1200 3.11 13 32.17 100.00
13 Illinois 13 514 1610 3.13 15 39.54 123.85
14 Stanford 13 364 1149 3.16 16 28.00 88.38
15 Georgia 14 440 1417 3.22 16 31.43 101.21
15 Virginia Tech 14 452 1457 3.22 15 32.29 104.07
17 Pittsburgh 13 465 1520 3.27 17 35.77 116.92
18 Southern Mississippi 14 506 1660 3.28 16 36.14 118.57
18 Tulsa 13 509 1670 3.28 20 39.15 128.46
20 Utah 13 453 1490 3.29 7 34.85 114.62
21 SMU 13 466 1538 3.30 17 35.85 118.31
22 Florida International 13 458 1535 3.35 15 35.23 118.08
23 Louisiana Tech 13 487 1655 3.40 11 37.46 127.31
23 Florida 13 507 1725 3.40 16 39.00 132.69
25 Kent State 12 446 1539 3.45 16 37.17 128.25
26 Utah State 13 480 1661 3.46 22 36.92 127.77
27 TCU 13 457 1609 3.52 7 35.15 123.77
28 Boise State 13 405 1430 3.53 9 31.15 110.00
28 Syracuse 12 436 1538 3.53 16 36.33 128.17
30 North Carolina 13 452 1611 3.56 12 34.77 123.92
31 Missouri 13 463 1656 3.58 17 35.62 127.38
32 Vanderbilt 13 473 1697 3.59 12 36.38 130.54
33 Penn State 13 481 1733 3.60 13 37.00 133.31
34 USC 12 369 1337 3.62 17 30.75 111.42
34 South Carolina 13 489 1768 3.62 12 37.62 136.00
36 BYU 13 401 1457 3.63 16 30.85 112.08
37 Temple 13 442 1611 3.64 11 34.00 123.92
38 Oregon 14 548 1999 3.65 14 39.14 142.79
39 Oklahoma 13 476 1751 3.68 15 36.62 134.69
40 Iowa 13 549 2028 3.69 16 42.23 156.00
41 North Carolina State 13 458 1706 3.72 18 35.23 131.23
41 Mississippi State 13 536 1995 3.72 15 41.23 153.46
43 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 483 1802 3.73 26 37.15 138.62
44 UCF 12 347 1306 3.76 9 28.92 108.83
45 Notre Dame 13 478 1806 3.78 8 36.77 138.92
46 California 13 442 1673 3.79 17 34.00 128.69
47 Rutgers 13 476 1815 3.81 17 36.62 139.62
48 Ohio State 13 479 1840 3.84 13 36.85 141.54
49 Hawai'i 13 475 1852 3.90 19 36.54 142.46
50 Toledo 13 438 1726 3.94 17 33.69 132.77
50 Virginia 13 460 1813 3.94 15 35.38 139.46
52 Kansas State 13 429 1707 3.98 18 33.00 131.31
52 West Virginia 13 472 1880 3.98 21 36.31 144.62
54 Michigan 13 429 1712 3.99 14 33.00 131.69
55 Nebraska 13 515 2060 4.00 23 39.62 158.46
56 Ohio 14 494 1984 4.02 13 35.29 141.71
56 Florida Atlantic 12 504 2027 4.02 27 42.00 168.92
58 Northern Illinois 14 582 2343 4.03 23 41.57 167.36
59 Miami (Florida) 12 473 1943 4.11 8 39.42 161.92
60 Marshall 13 471 1947 4.13 19 36.23 149.77
61 Eastern Michigan 12 407 1686 4.14 12 33.92 140.50
61 San Diego State 13 533 2204 4.14 23 41.00 169.54
63 Miami (Ohio) 12 485 2022 4.17 16 40.42 168.50
63 Houston 14 576 2402 4.17 18 41.14 171.57
65 Idaho 12 455 1903 4.18 18 37.92 158.58
66 Boston College 12 425 1813 4.27 22 35.42 151.08
66 Buffalo 12 509 2174 4.27 21 42.42 181.17
68 Arizona State 13 454 1945 4.28 21 34.92 149.62
69 Wisconsin 14 498 2137 4.29 17 35.57 152.64
69 Purdue 13 529 2271 4.29 25 40.69 174.69
71 Arkansas 13 505 2179 4.31 21 38.85 167.62
72 Western Kentucky 12 372 1612 4.33 18 31.00 134.33
73 Clemson 14 569 2476 4.35 21 40.64 176.86
74 Tennessee 12 445 1952 4.39 17 37.08 162.67
74 Oklahoma State 13 548 2404 4.39 24 42.15 184.92
76 Washington State 12 429 1887 4.40 19 35.75 157.25
77 Northwestern 13 513 2305 4.49 27 39.46 177.31
78 Nevada 13 425 1916 4.51 15 32.69 147.38
78 Kentucky 12 487 2198 4.51 14 40.58 183.17
80 Georgia Tech 13 464 2099 4.52 19 35.69 161.46
81 East Carolina 12 460 2090 4.54 24 38.33 174.17
81 Central Michigan 12 494 2244 4.54 23 41.17 187.00
81 Iowa State 13 554 2515 4.54 23 42.62 193.46
81 Troy 12 538 2443 4.54 25 44.83 203.58
85 Tulane 13 467 2144 4.59 37 35.92 164.92
85 Wake Forest 13 481 2208 4.59 21 37.00 169.85
87 Auburn 13 531 2460 4.63 19 40.85 189.23
88 Middle Tennessee 12 590 2755 4.67 37 49.17 229.58
89 North Texas 12 419 1962 4.68 18 34.92 163.50
89 Maryland 12 564 2637 4.68 31 47.00 219.75
91 Arizona 12 411 1939 4.72 30 34.25 161.58
92 Oregon State 12 492 2362 4.80 21 41.00 196.83
93 Rice 12 457 2201 4.82 18 38.08 183.42
94 Fresno State 13 452 2184 4.83 34 34.77 168.00
94 Navy 12 464 2243 4.83 32 38.67 186.92
96 Army 12 481 2339 4.86 24 40.08 194.92
97 Minnesota 12 459 2237 4.87 23 38.25 186.42
97 UNLV 12 478 2330 4.87 30 39.83 194.17
99 San Jose State 12 502 2452 4.88 26 41.83 204.33
100 Duke 12 441 2168 4.92 22 36.75 180.67
100 Bowling Green 12 496 2441 4.92 24 41.33 203.42
100 Akron 12 535 2633 4.92 33 44.58 219.42
103 Air Force 13 576 2856 4.96 24 44.31 219.69
104 Memphis 12 455 2299 5.05 25 37.92 191.58
105 Ball State 12 535 2712 5.07 22 44.58 226.00
106 Washington 13 431 2193 5.09 32 33.15 168.69
106 Wyoming 13 592 3016 5.09 29 45.54 232.00
108 UCLA 14 518 2668 5.15 26 37.00 190.57
109 Baylor 13 497 2566 5.16 28 38.23 197.38
110 UAB 12 466 2440 5.24 26 38.83 203.33
111 UTEP 12 436 2295 5.26 24 36.33 191.25
112 Colorado 13 454 2391 5.27 26 34.92 183.92
112 Texas Tech 12 589 3106 5.27 33 49.08 258.83
114 Indiana 12 552 2924 5.30 25 46.00 243.67
115 New Mexico State 13 528 2844 5.39 33 40.62 218.77
116 Western Michigan 13 529 2856 5.40 23 40.69 219.69
116 Mississippi 12 500 2699 5.40 26 41.67 224.92
118 New Mexico 12 542 2962 5.46 46 45.17 246.83
119 Colorado State 12 510 2804 5.50 28 42.50 233.67
120 Kansas 12 491 2862 5.83 38 40.92 238.50