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Big Ten Conference Year-by-Year Leaders and Records for Rush Attempts

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Since 1956

Year Player Att School
2014 Melvin Gordon 343 Wisconsin
2013 Jeremy Langford 292 Michigan State
2012 Le'Veon Bell* 382 Michigan State
2011 Montee Ball* 307 Wisconsin
2010 Mikel Leshoure* 281 Illinois
2009 John Clay* 287 Wisconsin
2008 Javon Ringer* 390 Michigan State
2007 Chris Wells* 274 Ohio State
2006 Michael Hart* 318 Michigan
2005 Brian Calhoun* 348 Wisconsin
2004 Michael Hart* 282 Michigan
2003 Chris Perry* 338 Michigan
2002 Anthony Davis* 300 Wisconsin
2001 Anthony Davis 291 Wisconsin
2000 Damien Anderson* 311 Northwestern
1999 Ron Dayne* 337 Wisconsin
1998 Ron Dayne* 295 Wisconsin
1997 Robert Holcombe 294 Illinois
1996 Ron Dayne* 325 Wisconsin
1995 Darnell Autry* 387 Northwestern
1994 Chris Darkins 277 Minnesota
1993 Brent Moss* 312 Wisconsin
1992 Tico Duckett 204 Michigan State
1991 Vaughn Dunbar* 364 Indiana
1990 Tico Duckett* 257 Michigan State
1989 Anthony Thompson 358 Indiana
1988 Anthony Thompson* 355 Indiana
1987 Lorenzo White* 357 Michigan State
1986 Darrell Thompson 217 Minnesota
1985 Lorenzo White* 419 Michigan State
1984 Keith Byars* 336 Ohio State
1983 Keith Byars* 222 Ohio State
1982 Tim Spencer* 273 Ohio State
1981 Butch Woolfolk* 253 Michigan
1980 Lonnie Johnson 200 Indiana
1979 Dennis Mosley 270 Iowa
1978 Marion Barber 247 Minnesota
1977 Russell Davis 207 Michigan
1976 Larry Canada 221 Wisconsin
  Rob Lytle* 221 Michigan
1975 Gordon Bell* 273 Michigan
1974 Courtney Snyder 291 Indiana
1973 Archie Griffin* 247 Ohio State
1972 Otis Armstrong 243 Purdue
1971 Al Robinson 277 Northwestern
1970 Mike Adamle 304 Northwestern
1969 John Isenbarger 233 Indiana
1968 Ron Johnson 255 Michigan
1967 Ron Johnson 220 Michigan
1966 Mike Krivoshia 179 Indiana
  Perry Williams 179 Purdue
1965 Jim Grabowski 252 Illinois
1964 Jim Grabowski 186 Illinois
1963 Tom Nowatzke 160 Indiana
1962 Marvin Woodson 136 Indiana
1961 Bob Ferguson 202 Ohio State
1960 Tom Matte 161 Ohio State
1959 Vic Jones 124 Indiana
1958 Bob White 218 Ohio State
1957 Don Clark* 132 Ohio State
1956 Melvin Dillard 193 Purdue