2011 National Leaders First Downs - Games vs. FBS Teams With Winning Record Only through 01/09/2012

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Baylor 8 87 121 14 222 27.8
2 Texas A&M 8 81 121 14 216 27.0
3 Texas Tech 8 66 130 17 213 26.6
4 Arizona 7 45 122 14 181 25.9
5 Oklahoma State 9 75 147 9 231 25.7
5 Oklahoma 9 75 144 12 231 25.7
7 Boise State 8 59 125 18 202 25.3
7 Stanford 6 64 76 12 152 25.3
9 Missouri 7 93 74 5 172 24.6
10 Wisconsin 8 94 87 15 196 24.5
10 Houston 6 36 106 5 147 24.5
12 Northwestern 7 65 89 14 168 24.0
12 Toledo 5 58 56 6 120 24.0
14 Notre Dame 7 59 88 17 164 23.4
14 Western Michigan 5 26 78 13 117 23.4
16 West Virginia 6 41 92 7 140 23.3
17 USC 6 57 68 14 139 23.2
18 Ohio 5 49 58 8 115 23.0
18 UTEP 4 35 45 12 92 23.0
20 Louisiana-Monroe 7 41 99 20 160 22.9
21 Buffalo 3 22 42 4 68 22.7
22 Arizona State 7 44 95 18 157 22.4
23 Middle Tennessee 6 49 73 12 134 22.3
24 Air Force 6 82 43 8 133 22.2
24 South Florida 5 42 56 13 111 22.2
26 Clemson 9 67 116 16 199 22.1
26 TCU 8 77 86 14 177 22.1
26 Oregon 7 79 68 8 155 22.1
29 Hawai'i 5 19 76 15 110 22.0
30 Rutgers 5 35 58 15 108 21.6
31 San Diego State 6 39 80 10 129 21.5
31 Miami (Ohio) 6 31 91 7 129 21.5
33 Iowa State 9 81 96 15 192 21.3
33 East Carolina 6 34 89 5 128 21.3
35 Southern Mississippi 6 45 69 12 126 21.0
35 California 6 30 84 12 126 21.0
35 BYU 5 37 61 7 105 21.0
38 Tulsa 7 70 66 10 146 20.9
39 Utah State 6 72 47 6 125 20.8
39 Ball State 6 42 70 13 125 20.8
39 Northern Illinois 5 47 49 8 104 20.8
42 UCF 6 49 67 8 124 20.7
43 Virginia Tech 8 80 71 14 165 20.6
43 Navy 7 109 27 8 144 20.6
43 Nevada 5 51 46 6 103 20.6
46 Washington State 6 31 76 14 121 20.2
46 Army 5 85 13 3 101 20.2
48 Georgia 8 68 81 12 161 20.1
49 Wake Forest 7 52 79 9 140 20.0
49 Washington 7 47 79 14 140 20.0
49 Louisiana-Lafayette 5 28 65 7 100 20.0
52 Nebraska 8 89 56 13 158 19.8
53 Fresno State 7 63 65 10 138 19.7
53 Troy 6 26 84 8 118 19.7
55 Maryland 8 67 77 11 155 19.4
56 Virginia 7 48 80 7 135 19.3
56 Illinois 6 51 57 8 116 19.3
58 Arkansas State 6 36 72 7 115 19.2
59 Georgia Tech 7 102 22 10 134 19.1
60 Alabama 7 68 59 6 133 19.0
61 Kansas State 7 66 51 15 132 18.9
61 Arkansas 7 38 84 10 132 18.9
63 Western Kentucky 4 37 30 8 75 18.8
64 Michigan 9 88 60 20 168 18.7
64 Miami (Florida) 6 41 63 8 112 18.7
64 Iowa 6 35 64 13 112 18.7
67 Bowling Green 7 45 81 4 130 18.6
68 UCLA 8 62 72 14 148 18.5
69 Rice 8 69 64 14 147 18.4
70 LSU 10 98 65 20 183 18.3
70 Wyoming 7 52 66 10 128 18.3
72 Syracuse 6 39 64 6 109 18.2
72 Louisiana Tech 6 38 63 8 109 18.2
72 SMU 5 23 55 13 91 18.2
75 Kansas 9 77 73 12 162 18.0
75 Indiana 7 53 58 15 126 18.0
75 UAB 6 40 60 8 108 18.0
75 New Mexico State 6 35 65 8 108 18.0
79 Temple 4 39 23 9 71 17.8
80 Michigan State 7 41 79 4 124 17.7
80 Colorado 6 33 63 10 106 17.7
82 Central Michigan 6 37 63 5 105 17.5
83 Oregon State 7 20 87 14 121 17.3
84 Penn State 8 67 60 10 137 17.1
84 Purdue 7 48 61 11 120 17.1
86 Louisville 7 49 67 3 119 17.0
86 Colorado State 6 59 33 10 102 17.0
88 Texas 8 65 61 9 135 16.9
88 North Carolina 8 44 79 12 135 16.9
88 North Carolina State 7 36 71 11 118 16.9
91 Auburn 10 94 63 11 168 16.8
91 Marshall 8 48 79 7 134 16.8
91 Cincinnati 4 32 31 4 67 16.8
94 Mississippi State 7 55 54 8 117 16.7
94 Tennessee 7 33 71 13 117 16.7
94 Duke 7 23 81 13 117 16.7
97 Pittsburgh 8 57 67 9 133 16.6
97 North Texas 7 44 60 12 116 16.6
97 Connecticut 5 24 51 8 83 16.6
100 Utah 5 27 46 9 82 16.4
100 San Jose State 5 15 61 6 82 16.4
102 South Carolina 7 67 39 8 114 16.3
103 Florida State 6 29 58 9 96 16.0
104 Ohio State 9 80 49 14 143 15.9
105 Akron 5 31 34 14 79 15.8
106 Tulane 3 15 26 6 47 15.7
107 Mississippi 8 61 50 6 117 14.6
108 Minnesota 8 53 55 7 115 14.4
108 Eastern Michigan 5 43 26 3 72 14.4
110 Idaho 6 29 47 10 86 14.3
111 Vanderbilt 6 36 40 8 84 14.0
111 Memphis 5 20 44 6 70 14.0
113 Kentucky 7 37 43 15 95 13.6
114 Florida International 5 25 35 7 67 13.4
115 UNLV 7 58 28 7 93 13.3
116 Florida Atlantic 7 31 48 11 90 12.9
117 Boston College 5 24 35 4 63 12.6
118 Kent State 6 26 36 11 73 12.2
119 Florida 6 21 40 10 71 11.8
120 New Mexico 7 43 33 5 81 11.6