2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games in October Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Alabama 3 76 129 1.70 1 25.33 43.00
2 Bowling Green 4 99 240 2.42 0 24.75 60.00
3 Arkansas 3 94 183 1.95 2 31.33 61.00
4 Stanford 4 130 261 2.01 3 32.50 65.25
5 Wake Forest 3 120 202 1.68 2 40.00 67.33
6 Maryland 4 124 287 2.31 0 31.00 71.75
7 Florida State 4 113 294 2.60 2 28.25 73.50
8 Notre Dame 4 107 312 2.92 1 26.75 78.00
9 Florida 4 133 327 2.46 2 33.25 81.75
10 Utah State 4 148 332 2.24 1 37.00 83.00
11 Oregon State 4 125 335 2.68 4 31.25 83.75
12 Michigan State 4 122 340 2.79 1 30.50 85.00
13 Western Kentucky 3 97 283 2.92 2 32.33 94.33
14 SMU 4 110 379 3.45 3 27.50 94.75
15 Virginia 3 106 285 2.69 4 35.33 95.00
16 Wisconsin 4 120 391 3.26 3 30.00 97.75
17 Northern Illinois 4 143 401 2.80 3 35.75 100.25
18 Louisiana-Monroe 4 129 405 3.14 6 32.25 101.25
19 Boise State 4 149 430 2.89 4 37.25 107.50
20 Michigan 4 135 433 3.21 1 33.75 108.25
21 Cincinnati 4 128 438 3.42 2 32.00 109.50
22 Kansas State 4 127 439 3.46 3 31.75 109.75
23 Rutgers 4 152 458 3.01 3 38.00 114.50
24 LSU 3 121 344 2.84 5 40.33 114.67
25 Syracuse 4 136 475 3.49 4 34.00 118.75
26 TCU 4 134 476 3.55 4 33.50 119.00
27 Penn State 3 101 366 3.62 5 33.67 122.00
28 San Diego State 4 148 499 3.37 5 37.00 124.75
29 Ohio State 4 137 501 3.66 7 34.25 125.25
30 Utah 4 135 505 3.74 7 33.75 126.25
31 Troy 3 113 384 3.40 2 37.67 128.00
32 USC 4 137 518 3.78 3 34.25 129.50
33 North Carolina 4 154 521 3.38 5 38.50 130.25
34 Arkansas State 3 121 396 3.27 2 40.33 132.00
34 Memphis 4 128 528 4.13 6 32.00 132.00
36 Oklahoma State 3 98 409 4.17 1 32.67 136.33
37 BYU 4 130 546 4.20 3 32.50 136.50
38 South Carolina 4 164 553 3.37 5 41.00 138.25
39 Georgia Tech 3 113 419 3.71 7 37.67 139.67
40 Oklahoma 4 152 563 3.70 6 38.00 140.75
41 UCF 4 146 564 3.86 6 36.50 141.00
42 Pittsburgh 4 143 574 4.01 7 35.75 143.50
43 Houston 4 146 578 3.96 8 36.50 144.50
44 Kentucky 4 145 582 4.01 6 36.25 145.50
45 South Alabama 3 118 441 3.74 5 39.33 147.00
46 Tulsa 3 130 446 3.43 3 43.33 148.67
47 UAB 4 158 595 3.77 7 39.50 148.75
48 West Virginia 3 107 449 4.20 9 35.67 149.67
49 Temple 4 151 599 3.97 6 37.75 149.75
50 California 4 143 604 4.22 5 35.75 151.00
51 Mississippi State 4 149 607 4.07 4 37.25 151.75
52 Rice 4 169 610 3.61 5 42.25 152.50
52 Louisiana Tech 4 139 610 4.39 5 34.75 152.50
54 Western Michigan 4 149 611 4.10 10 37.25 152.75
55 New Mexico 4 132 626 4.74 7 33.00 156.50
56 Texas Tech 4 143 631 4.41 8 35.75 157.75
57 Vanderbilt 4 135 633 4.69 4 33.75 158.25
58 UCLA 3 128 480 3.75 3 42.67 160.00
59 Northwestern 4 174 642 3.69 7 43.50 160.50
60 Louisville 3 119 486 4.08 5 39.67 162.00
61 San Jose State 3 88 495 5.63 6 29.33 165.00
62 UTEP 4 150 661 4.41 6 37.50 165.25
63 Virginia Tech 3 119 496 4.17 7 39.67 165.33
64 Texas A&M 4 165 667 4.04 7 41.25 166.75
65 Kent State 4 147 671 4.56 5 36.75 167.75
66 Arizona 3 98 506 5.16 9 32.67 168.67
67 Georgia 3 134 511 3.81 4 44.67 170.33
68 Iowa State 4 167 687 4.11 8 41.75 171.75
69 Fresno State 4 150 692 4.61 3 37.50 173.00
70 UTSA 3 127 520 4.09 8 42.33 173.33
71 Tennessee 3 132 521 3.95 6 44.00 173.67
72 Wyoming 4 156 697 4.47 9 39.00 174.25
73 South Florida 3 130 536 4.12 7 43.33 178.67
74 Washington State 3 127 538 4.24 5 42.33 179.33
74 Florida Atlantic 3 121 538 4.45 7 40.33 179.33
76 North Carolina State 3 129 543 4.21 5 43.00 181.00
77 North Texas 3 93 547 5.88 7 31.00 182.33
78 Oregon 3 126 550 4.37 5 42.00 183.33
79 Buffalo 4 165 735 4.45 11 41.25 183.75
80 Louisiana-Lafayette 3 124 552 4.45 5 41.33 184.00
80 Missouri 3 124 552 4.45 9 41.33 184.00
82 Mississippi 3 122 558 4.57 5 40.67 186.00
83 Navy 4 159 750 4.72 7 39.75 187.50
84 New Mexico State 3 110 571 5.19 6 36.67 190.33
85 Southern Mississippi 4 162 764 4.72 14 40.50 191.00
86 Kansas 4 134 766 5.72 11 33.50 191.50
87 Connecticut 3 137 576 4.20 3 45.67 192.00
88 Ohio 3 122 584 4.79 3 40.67 194.67
89 Middle Tennessee 4 167 784 4.69 10 41.75 196.00
89 Massachusetts 3 120 588 4.90 5 40.00 196.00
91 Clemson 3 123 589 4.79 4 41.00 196.33
92 Toledo 4 139 790 5.68 6 34.75 197.50
93 Central Michigan 4 179 798 4.46 6 44.75 199.50
94 Florida International 4 170 802 4.72 11 42.50 200.50
95 Colorado State 3 128 602 4.70 4 42.67 200.67
96 Nebraska 3 123 646 5.25 8 41.00 215.33
97 Illinois 3 126 647 5.13 8 42.00 215.67
98 East Carolina 4 173 876 5.06 11 43.25 219.00
99 Auburn 4 165 877 5.32 12 41.25 219.25
100 Texas State 3 121 660 5.45 8 40.33 220.00
101 Washington 4 164 889 5.42 5 41.00 222.25
102 Duke 4 159 893 5.62 9 39.75 223.25
103 Baylor 3 149 675 4.53 10 49.67 225.00
104 Army 4 163 901 5.53 7 40.75 225.25
105 Miami (Ohio) 3 137 685 5.00 8 45.67 228.33
106 Tulane 4 159 920 5.79 6 39.75 230.00
107 Arizona State 3 139 693 4.99 7 46.33 231.00
108 Indiana 4 208 926 4.45 8 52.00 231.50
109 Hawai'i 3 149 706 4.74 13 49.67 235.33
110 Nevada 4 206 949 4.61 10 51.50 237.25
111 Iowa 3 140 713 5.09 7 46.67 237.67
112 Minnesota 3 122 728 5.97 8 40.67 242.67
113 Ball State 4 178 984 5.53 9 44.50 246.00
114 Marshall 3 137 744 5.43 9 45.67 248.00
115 Texas 4 193 1024 5.31 14 48.25 256.00
116 UNLV 4 205 1047 5.11 14 51.25 261.75
117 Colorado 3 124 804 6.48 8 41.33 268.00
118 Akron 4 191 1113 5.83 7 47.75 278.25
119 Air Force 4 197 1115 5.66 11 49.25 278.75
120 Idaho 3 128 843 6.59 13 42.67 281.00
121 Purdue 4 188 1135 6.04 11 47.00 283.75
122 Miami (Florida) 3 136 866 6.37 10 45.33 288.67
123 Boston College 4 220 1205 5.48 10 55.00 301.25
124 Eastern Michigan 4 187 1213 6.49 11 46.75 303.25