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

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