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

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