2012 National Leaders Rushing Defense - Games vs. BCS Automatic Qualifying Teams through 01/07/2013

Name G Att Yards Avg. TD Att/G Yards/G
1 Colorado State 1 29 58 2.00 0 29.00 58.00
2 Western Kentucky 2 50 144 2.88 3 25.00 72.00
3 Rutgers 9 288 675 2.34 3 32.00 75.00
4 Alabama 11 352 877 2.49 10 32.00 79.73
5 Hawai'i 1 23 81 3.52 1 23.00 81.00
6 Ohio 1 22 92 4.18 0 22.00 92.00
7 Florida 10 327 984 3.01 9 32.70 98.40
8 Stanford 13 419 1288 3.07 14 32.23 99.08
9 LSU 10 339 1018 3.00 12 33.90 101.80
10 Florida State 11 387 1146 2.96 10 35.18 104.18
11 Notre Dame 11 331 1159 3.50 4 30.09 105.36
12 Connecticut 9 337 954 2.83 7 37.44 106.00
12 San Diego State 1 31 106 3.42 1 31.00 106.00
14 BYU 5 157 549 3.50 3 31.40 109.80
15 Penn State 10 328 1121 3.42 8 32.80 112.10
16 Michigan State 10 316 1127 3.57 6 31.60 112.70
17 TCU 11 367 1296 3.53 10 33.36 117.82
18 South Carolina 10 378 1213 3.21 8 37.80 121.30
19 Florida International 2 61 248 4.07 4 30.50 124.00
20 Utah State 2 87 252 2.90 1 43.50 126.00
21 Ohio State 9 315 1147 3.64 14 35.00 127.44
22 Arkansas 9 325 1150 3.54 16 36.11 127.78
23 Kansas State 11 365 1414 3.87 11 33.18 128.55
24 Western Michigan 3 118 387 3.28 1 39.33 129.00
25 Georgia Tech 11 352 1427 4.05 18 32.00 129.73
26 East Carolina 2 63 260 4.13 2 31.50 130.00
27 Tulsa 3 106 393 3.71 5 35.33 131.00
28 Maryland 11 404 1448 3.58 13 36.73 131.64
29 Virginia Tech 11 418 1451 3.47 12 38.00 131.91
30 Northwestern 12 417 1608 3.86 15 34.75 134.00
31 Pittsburgh 10 347 1368 3.94 13 34.70 136.80
32 Utah 9 314 1233 3.93 17 34.89 137.00
33 Syracuse 12 435 1649 3.79 12 36.25 137.42
34 Kent State 2 50 281 5.62 3 25.00 140.50
35 Oregon State 11 372 1553 4.17 17 33.82 141.18
36 Oregon 10 353 1412 4.00 13 35.30 141.20
37 Michigan 11 407 1555 3.82 6 37.00 141.36
38 South Alabama 2 80 283 3.54 4 40.00 141.50
39 Wisconsin 11 384 1560 4.06 13 34.91 141.82
40 South Florida 9 361 1303 3.61 15 40.11 144.78
41 UNLV 2 67 292 4.36 2 33.50 146.00
42 Texas A&M 9 338 1318 3.90 12 37.56 146.44
43 Cincinnati 9 342 1323 3.87 9 38.00 147.00
44 Wake Forest 10 379 1473 3.89 18 37.90 147.30
44 Louisville 10 336 1473 4.38 11 33.60 147.30
46 Clemson 11 409 1668 4.08 13 37.18 151.64
47 Oklahoma State 11 424 1674 3.95 17 38.55 152.18
48 Mississippi 10 389 1530 3.93 15 38.90 153.00
49 San Jose State 1 41 155 3.78 1 41.00 155.00
50 Virginia 10 376 1553 4.13 13 37.60 155.30
51 Vanderbilt 11 416 1747 4.20 17 37.82 158.82
52 West Virginia 11 454 1759 3.87 20 41.27 159.91
53 North Carolina State 11 430 1762 4.10 18 39.09 160.18
54 Missouri 10 382 1605 4.20 26 38.20 160.50
55 Buffalo 3 123 486 3.95 6 41.00 162.00
56 North Carolina 9 377 1481 3.93 20 41.89 164.56
57 Ball State 3 117 495 4.23 4 39.00 165.00
58 SMU 3 121 499 4.12 6 40.33 166.33
59 UCLA 12 494 2002 4.05 18 41.17 166.83
60 Washington 10 371 1690 4.56 15 37.10 169.00
61 Iowa State 10 399 1719 4.31 14 39.90 171.90
62 UCF 2 80 345 4.31 4 40.00 172.50
63 Nevada 3 99 518 5.23 7 33.00 172.67
64 California 10 386 1733 4.49 14 38.60 173.30
65 Louisiana-Monroe 3 115 520 4.52 5 38.33 173.33
66 Georgia 11 475 1914 4.03 12 43.18 174.00
67 Mississippi State 9 372 1567 4.21 13 41.33 174.11
68 Temple 9 362 1574 4.35 16 40.22 174.89
69 USC 12 501 2115 4.22 17 41.75 176.25
70 Kentucky 9 366 1592 4.35 20 40.67 176.89
71 Memphis 1 44 177 4.02 1 44.00 177.00
71 Iowa 9 379 1593 4.20 12 42.11 177.00
73 Baylor 10 395 1790 4.53 23 39.50 179.00
74 Arizona State 11 469 1976 4.21 16 42.64 179.64
75 Washington State 9 386 1637 4.24 20 42.89 181.89
76 Louisiana Tech 3 126 547 4.34 6 42.00 182.33
77 Minnesota 10 371 1844 4.97 17 37.10 184.40
78 Texas State 1 23 186 8.09 1 23.00 186.00
79 Northern Illinois 3 131 561 4.28 6 43.67 187.00
80 UAB 2 68 383 5.63 7 34.00 191.50
81 Central Michigan 2 69 388 5.62 6 34.50 194.00
82 Kansas 9 331 1761 5.32 21 36.78 195.67
83 Boston College 10 440 1984 4.51 16 44.00 198.40
84 Purdue 10 408 1996 4.89 22 40.80 199.60
85 Troy 2 64 401 6.27 3 32.00 200.50
86 Texas 11 461 2213 4.80 29 41.91 201.18
87 Oklahoma 11 421 2241 5.32 27 38.27 203.73
88 Tennessee 9 371 1839 4.96 20 41.22 204.33
89 Arizona 10 436 2051 4.70 29 43.60 205.10
90 Texas Tech 10 430 2056 4.78 19 43.00 205.60
91 Boise State 2 90 418 4.64 4 45.00 209.00
92 Nebraska 11 453 2331 5.15 26 41.18 211.91
93 Air Force 1 31 214 6.90 2 31.00 214.00
94 Miami (Florida) 11 473 2382 5.04 28 43.00 216.55
95 Tulane 2 88 455 5.17 5 44.00 227.50
96 Duke 10 412 2291 5.56 21 41.20 229.10
97 North Texas 2 74 459 6.20 5 37.00 229.50
98 Southern Mississippi 2 95 462 4.86 4 47.50 231.00
99 Akron 1 46 232 5.04 1 46.00 232.00
100 Middle Tennessee 2 85 465 5.47 7 42.50 232.50
101 Bowling Green 2 85 466 5.48 5 42.50 233.00
102 Auburn 9 386 2101 5.44 20 42.89 233.44
103 Illinois 9 427 2118 4.96 26 47.44 235.33
104 Fresno State 2 99 471 4.76 6 49.50 235.50
104 New Mexico 2 76 471 6.20 4 38.00 235.50
106 Colorado 9 341 2145 6.29 24 37.89 238.33
107 Navy 4 163 956 5.87 13 40.75 239.00
108 Louisiana-Lafayette 2 93 479 5.15 4 46.50 239.50
109 Marshall 2 88 480 5.45 5 44.00 240.00
110 Toledo 2 76 488 6.42 2 38.00 244.00
111 Houston 1 56 247 4.41 1 56.00 247.00
111 Massachusetts 4 175 988 5.65 15 43.75 247.00
113 UTEP 3 123 750 6.10 6 41.00 250.00
114 Indiana 8 385 2059 5.35 24 48.13 257.38
115 Idaho 2 92 537 5.84 10 46.00 268.50
116 Rice 2 73 538 7.37 6 36.50 269.00
117 Wyoming 1 47 280 5.96 4 47.00 280.00
118 Army 4 157 1129 7.19 18 39.25 282.25
119 Miami (Ohio) 2 103 566 5.50 9 51.50 283.00
120 Florida Atlantic 2 89 584 6.56 6 44.50 292.00
121 New Mexico State 1 45 311 6.91 4 45.00 311.00
122 Arkansas State 2 116 644 5.55 8 58.00 322.00
123 Eastern Michigan 2 86 661 7.69 7 43.00 330.50