2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games vs. Unranked Teams Only (AP Poll) through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Michigan State 7 190 386 2.03 2 27.14 55.14
2 Alabama 9 268 551 2.06 3 29.78 61.22
3 BYU 8 245 526 2.15 2 30.63 65.75
4 Florida State 11 352 824 2.34 6 32.00 74.91
5 Mississippi 7 233 530 2.27 5 33.29 75.71
6 Stanford 10 307 854 2.78 12 30.70 85.40
7 Notre Dame 9 246 786 3.20 1 27.33 87.33
8 LSU 8 244 712 2.92 6 30.50 89.00
9 Vanderbilt 9 307 824 2.68 5 34.11 91.56
10 Wisconsin 8 241 733 3.04 5 30.13 91.63
11 Oregon State 10 288 973 3.38 10 28.80 97.30
12 Florida 6 181 586 3.24 5 30.17 97.67
13 TCU 10 323 992 3.07 7 32.30 99.20
14 Rutgers 12 419 1221 2.91 6 34.92 101.75
15 Penn State 9 300 928 3.09 3 33.33 103.11
16 Connecticut 11 402 1148 2.86 10 36.55 104.36
17 Ohio State 10 319 1062 3.33 8 31.90 106.20
18 Arkansas 8 284 853 3.00 9 35.50 106.63
19 Bowling Green 11 348 1180 3.39 11 31.64 107.27
20 South Carolina 7 251 759 3.02 3 35.86 108.43
21 SMU 12 376 1308 3.48 11 31.33 109.00
22 San Jose State 11 377 1222 3.24 11 34.27 111.09
23 Missouri 6 212 676 3.19 8 35.33 112.67
24 Maryland 10 362 1180 3.26 9 36.20 118.00
25 Tulsa 14 520 1674 3.22 20 37.14 119.57
26 Northwestern 10 330 1224 3.71 12 33.00 122.40
27 Utah State 12 452 1475 3.26 6 37.67 122.92
28 Kansas State 10 328 1244 3.79 10 32.80 124.40
29 Kent State 13 451 1624 3.60 11 34.69 124.92
30 Auburn 6 206 752 3.65 8 34.33 125.33
31 Pittsburgh 11 379 1386 3.66 8 34.45 126.00
32 Arkansas State 11 382 1389 3.64 7 34.73 126.27
33 UTSA 8 274 1035 3.78 11 34.25 129.38
34 Iowa 8 296 1050 3.55 7 37.00 131.25
35 USC 10 394 1321 3.35 10 39.40 132.10
36 Utah 10 352 1322 3.76 15 35.20 132.20
37 Georgia Tech 11 353 1457 4.13 17 32.09 132.45
38 Michigan 7 273 931 3.41 3 39.00 133.00
39 Texas A&M 9 329 1208 3.67 12 36.56 134.22
40 Wake Forest 8 335 1083 3.23 12 41.88 135.38
41 Cincinnati 12 422 1655 3.92 8 35.17 137.92
42 Northern Illinois 13 550 1807 3.29 18 42.31 139.00
42 North Carolina 11 431 1529 3.55 18 39.18 139.00
44 Memphis 12 425 1675 3.94 15 35.42 139.58
45 Western Kentucky 12 425 1676 3.94 14 35.42 139.67
46 San Diego State 11 433 1546 3.57 14 39.36 140.55
47 Oklahoma State 10 375 1409 3.76 12 37.50 140.90
48 Buffalo 10 421 1419 3.37 16 42.10 141.90
49 Florida International 11 397 1561 3.93 21 36.09 141.91
50 Louisiana-Monroe 13 467 1849 3.96 21 35.92 142.23
51 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 438 1721 3.93 20 36.50 143.42
52 North Carolina State 10 359 1442 4.02 14 35.90 144.20
53 Virginia 12 436 1739 3.99 17 36.33 144.92
54 Illinois 9 339 1306 3.85 16 37.67 145.11
55 Kentucky 7 260 1017 3.91 12 37.14 145.29
56 Boise State 13 512 1900 3.71 20 39.38 146.15
57 Oregon 10 362 1470 4.06 11 36.20 147.00
58 Virginia Tech 11 415 1623 3.91 10 37.73 147.55
59 Mississippi State 9 328 1333 4.06 5 36.44 148.11
60 UCF 13 493 1926 3.91 18 37.92 148.15
61 South Florida 10 420 1489 3.55 18 42.00 148.90
62 Fresno State 11 450 1646 3.66 14 40.91 149.64
63 North Texas 10 320 1500 4.69 17 32.00 150.00
64 Clemson 10 376 1510 4.02 9 37.60 151.00
65 Louisville 12 419 1813 4.33 13 34.92 151.08
66 Western Michigan 11 422 1683 3.99 19 38.36 153.00
67 Syracuse 11 416 1694 4.07 12 37.82 154.00
68 UCLA 10 392 1542 3.93 11 39.20 154.20
69 Tennessee 7 265 1082 4.08 12 37.86 154.57
70 California 8 315 1237 3.93 11 39.38 154.63
71 Louisiana Tech 9 338 1396 4.13 13 37.56 155.11
72 Washington 8 280 1254 4.48 11 35.00 156.75
73 East Carolina 12 433 1884 4.35 20 36.08 157.00
74 Ohio 13 467 2077 4.45 12 35.92 159.77
75 Washington State 9 367 1439 3.92 14 40.78 159.89
76 South Alabama 13 513 2138 4.17 21 39.46 164.46
77 Arizona State 11 460 1814 3.94 12 41.82 164.91
78 Toledo 11 372 1828 4.91 13 33.82 166.18
79 West Virginia 10 439 1690 3.85 14 43.90 169.00
80 Iowa State 10 394 1712 4.35 13 39.40 171.20
81 Georgia 9 386 1550 4.02 11 42.89 172.22
82 Central Michigan 12 456 2085 4.57 22 38.00 173.75
83 Minnesota 10 356 1740 4.89 14 35.60 174.00
84 New Mexico 11 365 1925 5.27 15 33.18 175.00
85 UAB 10 409 1804 4.41 26 40.90 180.40
86 Texas Tech 10 419 1805 4.31 13 41.90 180.50
87 Baylor 10 396 1813 4.58 16 39.60 181.30
88 Florida Atlantic 10 415 1841 4.44 17 41.50 184.10
89 Troy 12 469 2222 4.74 17 39.08 185.17
90 Kansas 8 315 1482 4.70 14 39.38 185.25
91 Oklahoma 9 348 1671 4.80 18 38.67 185.67
92 Purdue 10 374 1857 4.97 17 37.40 185.70
93 Texas 10 400 1874 4.69 15 40.00 187.40
94 Middle Tennessee 12 490 2259 4.61 21 40.83 188.25
95 Nebraska 10 405 1887 4.66 17 40.50 188.70
96 Rice 13 506 2479 4.90 30 38.92 190.69
97 Navy 11 435 2115 4.86 18 39.55 192.27
98 Miami (Florida) 9 374 1733 4.63 15 41.56 192.56
99 Houston 12 521 2313 4.44 23 43.42 192.75
100 Hawai'i 11 480 2126 4.43 31 43.64 193.27
101 Duke 10 399 1933 4.84 20 39.90 193.30
102 UTEP 11 444 2127 4.79 23 40.36 193.36
103 Colorado State 9 398 1770 4.45 11 44.22 196.67
104 Air Force 12 544 2370 4.36 25 45.33 197.50
105 Arizona 10 446 2015 4.52 23 44.60 201.50
106 Ball State 11 430 2224 5.17 17 39.09 202.18
107 Temple 10 436 2023 4.64 20 43.60 202.30
108 Akron 11 467 2228 4.77 20 42.45 202.55
109 Indiana 10 442 2029 4.59 21 44.20 202.90
110 Marshall 12 526 2439 4.64 30 43.83 203.25
111 Massachusetts 9 382 1845 4.83 18 42.44 205.00
112 Colorado 10 362 2081 5.75 18 36.20 208.10
113 Boston College 8 371 1672 4.51 13 46.38 209.00
114 Idaho 9 360 1896 5.27 28 40.00 210.67
115 Nevada 12 498 2539 5.10 26 41.50 211.58
116 Southern Mississippi 9 372 1919 5.16 28 41.33 213.22
117 UNLV 11 514 2417 4.70 26 46.73 219.73
118 New Mexico State 10 399 2198 5.51 23 39.90 219.80
119 Tulane 12 528 2675 5.07 30 44.00 222.92
120 Wyoming 10 448 2294 5.12 14 44.80 229.40
121 Miami (Ohio) 10 431 2304 5.35 27 43.10 230.40
122 Texas State 10 405 2319 5.73 22 40.50 231.90
123 Army 11 483 2615 5.41 33 43.91 237.73
124 Eastern Michigan 11 471 2957 6.28 29 42.82 268.82