Shown below is ProScoutsOnLine.com FCS-D2-D3 Rushing Yards Leaders 2021. Mainly comprising of Running Backs for the NCAA 2021 Football Season. This includes a list of the NCAA top 50 FCS, D2 and D3 Rushing Yards leaders combined. With the compiling and sorting of stats to determine Rankings in 5 different stat categories. Which determines the Overall Ratings for each player as shown below:
Also, highlighted below are the top three (3) Overall Rating running backs among the FCS-D2-D3 rushing yard leaders.
FCS-D2-D3 Football: Rushing Yards Leaders 2021:
No. 1 Overall Rating – Paul Garrett – RB
(Jr.) Greenville – D3
HT: 5′-9″ WT: 193
Rushing Yards: 1678 Rushes: 244
Rushing TD: 21 Receiving Yards: 261
No. 2 Overall Rating – Quay Holmes – RB
(Sr.) ETSU – FCS
HT: 6′-1″ WT: 220
Rushing Yards: 1553 Rushes: 265
Rushing TD: 17 Receiving Yards: 331
No.1 Overall Rating – MICHAEL ZEMAN – RB
(Sr.) Colorado School of Mines – D2
HT: 5′-11″ WT: 210
Rushing Yards: 1608 Rushes: 343
Rushing TD: 21 Receiving Yards: 313
FCS-D2-D3 Football: Rushing Yards Leaders Overall Ratings and Rankings:
Overall Rating (based on individual Rankings)
Individual Rankings (5 Groups)
Rushing Yards (Group 1)
Rushes, Rushing Yards, and Receiving Yards (Group 2)
Rushing TD’s, Rushing Yards, and Receiving TD’s (Group 3)
Receiving Yards, Receptions, and Rushing Yards (Group 4)
Size, Rushing Yards, and Rushing TD’s (Group 5)
The total points from each Ranking Group determines the Overall Rating for each player; where the lowest total points have the best rating.
This can be a helpful for coaches or scouts in evaluating players and/or by comparing other players under evaluation. As well, by identifying overlooking and/or under-rating players. Also, this is helpful in evaluating players according to their height and size.
Also, shown below are links associated with the rankings and overall ratings for other FCS-D2-D3 positions as well. Whereby, using the NCAA and the respective school stats for the 2021 college football season in determining the rankings and overall ratings for those players.