COLLEGE FOOTBALL STATISTICS

Team total defense

Rank Team G W-L Plays YDS Yds/Play Off TDs Opp TDs YPG
1 Mississippi St. (SEC) 13 8-5 829 3,420 4.13 15 15 263.1
2 Michigan (Big Ten) 13 10-3 781 3,577 4.58 29 32 275.2
3 Southern Miss. (C-USA) 11 6-5 672 3,062 4.56 23 27 278.4
4 Miami (FL) (ACC) 13 7-6 843 3,626 4.30 26 28 278.9
5 Clemson (ACC) 15 15-0 1,023 4,288 4.19 21 23 285.9
6 Appalachian St. (Sun Belt) 13 11-2 845 3,744 4.43 20 21 288.0
7 Iowa (Big Ten) 13 9-4 837 3,817 4.56 28 28 293.6
8 Army West Point (FBS Independent) 13 11-2 688 3,842 5.58 29 30 295.5
9 UAB (C-USA) 14 11-3 875 4,189 4.79 27 28 299.2
10 Michigan St. (Big Ten) 13 7-6 869 3,941 4.54 22 24 303.2
11 Cincinnati (AAC) 13 11-2 840 3,946 4.70 28 28 303.5
12 Washington (Pac-12) 14 10-4 918 4,287 4.67 25 26 306.2
13 Georgia (SEC) 14 11-3 890 4,400 4.94 31 32 314.3
14 Utah (Pac-12) 14 9-5 956 4,418 4.62 32 35 315.6
15 California (Pac-12) 13 7-6 898 4,123 4.59 26 32 317.2
16 Alabama (SEC) 15 14-1 981 4,793 4.89 33 35 319.5
17 Fresno St. (MWC) 14 12-2 954 4,503 4.72 23 23 321.6
18 BYU (FBS Independent) 13 7-6 891 4,213 4.73 35 37 324.1
19 Wyoming (MWC) 12 6-6 818 3,914 4.78 32 33 326.2
20 Virginia (ACC) 13 8-5 815 4,297 5.27 27 30 330.5
21 San Diego St. (MWC) 13 7-6 854 4,350 5.09 34 35 334.6
22 Charlotte (C-USA) 12 5-7 700 4,048 5.78 37 42 337.3
23 Kentucky (SEC) 13 10-3 838 4,393 5.24 26 27 337.9
24 TCU (Big 12) 13 7-6 906 4,397 4.85 36 38 338.2
25 LSU (SEC) 13 10-3 915 4,403 4.81 33 35 338.7
25 Marshall (C-USA) 13 9-4 913 4,403 4.82 31 33 338.7
27 Louisiana Tech (C-USA) 13 8-5 880 4,437 5.04 39 39 341.3
28 Florida (SEC) 13 10-3 872 4,463 5.12 29 30 343.3
29 Wisconsin (Big Ten) 13 8-5 814 4,474 5.50 31 33 344.2
30 Notre Dame (FBS Independent) 13 12-1 957 4,516 4.72 26 28 347.4
31 Troy (Sun Belt) 13 10-3 896 4,523 5.05 35 38 347.9
32 Texas A&M (SEC) 13 9-4 785 4,529 5.77 40 43 348.4
33 Iowa St. (Big 12) 13 8-5 898 4,539 5.05 33 37 349.2
34 Penn St. (Big Ten) 13 9-4 965 4,556 4.72 30 34 350.5
35 Eastern Mich. (MAC) 13 7-6 922 4,599 4.99 31 34 353.8
36 Central Mich. (MAC) 12 1-11 860 4,264 4.96 39 42 355.3
37 Buffalo (MAC) 14 10-4 949 4,975 5.24 46 48 355.4
38 Auburn (SEC) 13 8-5 897 4,620 5.15 25 26 355.4
39 Boise St. (MWC) 13 10-3 820 4,627 5.64 33 35 355.9
40 Northern Ill. (MAC) 14 8-6 1,046 4,998 4.78 33 35 357.0
41 Ga. Southern (Sun Belt) 13 10-3 851 4,642 5.45 35 35 357.1
42 Washington St. (Pac-12) 13 11-2 838 4,674 5.58 38 38 359.5
43 Air Force (MWC) 12 5-7 732 4,331 5.92 40 42 360.9
44 Miami (OH) (MAC) 12 6-6 843 4,418 5.24 40 42 368.2
45 Arkansas St. (Sun Belt) 13 8-5 862 4,804 5.57 44 45 369.5
46 Georgia Tech (ACC) 13 7-6 805 4,805 5.97 46 50 369.6
47 Temple (AAC) 13 8-5 1,036 4,843 4.67 45 47 372.5
48 North Texas (C-USA) 13 9-4 915 4,870 5.32 38 38 374.6
49 Tennessee (SEC) 12 5-7 799 4,529 5.67 41 42 377.4
50 Middle Tenn. (C-USA) 14 8-6 965 5,290 5.48 44 47 377.9
51 Utah St. (MWC) 13 11-2 986 4,933 5.00 30 33 379.5
52 Colorado (Pac-12) 12 5-7 871 4,563 5.24 35 39 380.3
53 Texas St. (Sun Belt) 12 3-9 869 4,607 5.30 34 39 383.9
54 Minnesota (Big Ten) 13 7-6 845 5,015 5.93 41 42 385.8
55 Oregon (Pac-12) 13 9-4 956 5,017 5.25 37 38 385.9
56 FIU (C-USA) 13 9-4 887 5,022 5.66 39 42 386.3
57 Western Mich. (MAC) 13 7-6 813 5,026 6.18 57 60 386.6
58 Nevada (MWC) 13 8-5 959 5,038 5.25 42 46 387.5
59 Pittsburgh (ACC) 14 7-7 929 5,426 5.84 48 50 387.6
60 Southern California (Pac-12) 12 5-7 868 4,656 5.36 40 42 388.0
61 Akron (MAC) 12 4-8 898 4,657 5.19 37 41 388.1
62 Missouri (SEC) 13 8-5 889 5,050 5.68 35 39 388.5
63 Maryland (Big Ten) 12 5-7 843 4,685 5.56 39 42 390.4
64 Northwestern (Big Ten) 14 9-5 983 5,472 5.57 35 38 390.9
65 Ohio (MAC) 13 9-4 834 5,082 6.09 41 42 390.9
66 NC State (ACC) 13 9-4 859 5,104 5.94 36 39 392.6
67 Texas (Big 12) 14 10-4 982 5,499 5.60 44 44 392.8
68 UTEP (C-USA) 12 1-11 797 4,736 5.94 43 49 394.7
69 Rutgers (Big Ten) 12 1-11 845 4,818 5.70 46 49 401.5
70 Boston College (ACC) 12 7-5 935 4,834 5.17 36 41 402.8
71 Kansas St. (Big 12) 12 5-7 814 4,841 5.95 34 37 403.4
72 Ohio St. (Big Ten) 14 13-1 979 5,648 5.77 44 46 403.4
73 Arizona St. (Pac-12) 13 7-6 921 5,257 5.71 37 40 404.4
74 West Virginia (Big 12) 12 8-4 839 4,876 5.81 39 41 406.3
75 Tulane (AAC) 13 7-6 951 5,288 5.56 45 46 406.8
76 Tulsa (AAC) 12 3-9 869 4,892 5.63 37 43 407.7
77 Duke (ACC) 13 8-5 964 5,314 5.51 44 48 408.8
78 Stanford (Pac-12) 13 9-4 942 5,331 5.66 31 33 410.1
79 Arkansas (SEC) 12 2-10 827 4,958 6.00 47 53 413.2
80 Florida St. (ACC) 12 5-7 954 4,996 5.24 46 47 416.3
81 Kansas (Big 12) 12 3-9 829 5,022 6.06 44 46 418.5
82 Western Ky. (C-USA) 12 3-9 862 5,059 5.87 36 37 421.6
83 Indiana (Big Ten) 12 5-7 848 5,085 6.00 44 45 423.8
84 South Carolina (SEC) 13 7-6 991 5,516 5.57 41 42 424.3
85 Baylor (Big 12) 13 7-6 852 5,532 6.49 50 51 425.5
86 Navy (AAC) 13 3-10 850 5,543 6.52 57 60 426.4
87 Syracuse (ACC) 13 10-3 951 5,545 5.83 40 42 426.5
88 Fla. Atlantic (C-USA) 12 5-7 863 5,129 5.94 49 52 427.4
89 Memphis (AAC) 14 8-6 1,069 5,994 5.61 56 59 428.1
90 La.-Monroe (Sun Belt) 12 6-6 817 5,157 6.31 44 49 429.8
91 SMU (AAC) 12 5-7 931 5,158 5.54 45 54 429.8
92 Arizona (Pac-12) 12 5-7 904 5,184 5.73 51 52 432.0
93 Toledo (MAC) 13 7-6 963 5,620 5.84 51 54 432.3
94 Nebraska (Big Ten) 12 4-8 895 5,202 5.81 44 47 433.5
95 UCF (AAC) 13 12-1 1,031 5,638 5.47 33 35 433.7
96 UTSA (C-USA) 12 3-9 815 5,226 6.41 45 47 435.5
97 Louisiana (Sun Belt) 14 7-7 966 6,102 6.32 59 62 435.9
98 Virginia Tech (ACC) 13 6-7 892 5,703 6.39 51 53 438.7
99 Vanderbilt (SEC) 13 6-7 929 5,706 6.14 41 41 438.9
100 Hawaii (MWC) 14 8-6 977 6,156 6.30 63 65 439.7
101 East Carolina (AAC) 12 3-9 859 5,278 6.14 53 58 439.8
102 UCLA (Pac-12) 12 3-9 891 5,339 5.99 50 52 444.9
103 Rice (C-USA) 13 2-11 842 5,799 6.89 59 62 446.1
104 South Fla. (AAC) 13 7-6 994 5,806 5.84 51 53 446.6
105 North Carolina (ACC) 11 2-9 823 4,924 5.98 45 49 447.6
106 Bowling Green (MAC) 12 3-9 834 5,377 6.45 63 66 448.1
107 South Alabama (Sun Belt) 12 3-9 804 5,384 6.70 59 61 448.7
108 Texas Tech (Big 12) 12 5-7 905 5,387 5.95 44 47 448.9
109 Ball St. (MAC) 12 4-8 913 5,403 5.92 49 51 450.3
110 Coastal Caro. (Sun Belt) 12 5-7 741 5,410 7.30 52 53 450.8
111 Colorado St. (MWC) 12 3-9 798 5,423 6.80 50 56 451.9
112 Oklahoma St. (Big 12) 13 7-6 974 5,882 6.04 53 55 452.5
113 Purdue (Big Ten) 13 6-7 982 5,884 5.99 47 49 452.6
114 Oklahoma (Big 12) 14 12-2 1,036 6,353 6.13 61 62 453.8
115 UNLV (MWC) 12 4-8 843 5,450 6.47 53 55 454.2
116 Wake Forest (ACC) 13 7-6 1,015 5,962 5.87 57 59 458.6
117 Kent St. (MAC) 12 2-10 895 5,607 6.26 58 60 467.3
118 Old Dominion (C-USA) 12 4-8 906 5,657 6.24 56 59 471.4
119 New Mexico (MWC) 12 3-9 898 5,676 6.32 53 56 473.0
120 New Mexico St. (FBS Independent) 12 3-9 961 5,711 5.94 58 63 475.9
121 Ole Miss (SEC) 12 5-7 918 5,801 6.32 51 54 483.4
122 Louisville (ACC) 12 2-10 843 5,802 6.88 65 71 483.5
123 Massachusetts (FBS Independent) 12 4-8 846 5,817 6.88 63 68 484.8
124 Georgia St. (Sun Belt) 12 2-10 760 5,874 7.73 56 58 489.5
125 San Jose St. (MWC) 12 1-11 955 5,941 6.22 54 57 495.1
126 Houston (AAC) 13 8-5 1,087 6,454 5.94 61 62 496.5
127 Illinois (Big Ten) 12 4-8 866 6,100 7.04 61 64 508.3
128 Oregon St. (Pac-12) 12 2-10 868 6,441 7.42 70 76 536.8
129 UConn (AAC) 12 1-11 841 7,409 8.81 78 81 617.4


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