2012 National Leaders Opponent First Downs - Games Won Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Illinois 2 5 12 2 19 9.5
2 Hawai'i 3 12 16 6 34 11.3
3 Akron 1 4 6 2 12 12.0
4 Michigan State 7 16 55 14 85 12.1
5 Alabama 13 58 100 11 169 13.0
6 Bowling Green 8 34 57 15 106 13.3
7 Florida State 12 61 81 19 161 13.4
8 BYU 8 34 58 16 108 13.5
9 Maryland 4 24 25 6 55 13.8
10 Washington 7 38 50 9 97 13.9
11 Boston College 2 8 18 2 28 14.0
12 UAB 3 20 18 5 43 14.3
12 Iowa 4 21 33 3 57 14.3
14 North Carolina State 7 47 47 7 101 14.4
15 Connecticut 5 23 47 3 73 14.6
16 Florida Atlantic 3 20 21 3 44 14.7
16 Virginia Tech 7 41 49 13 103 14.7
18 Georgia Tech 7 35 63 6 104 14.9
19 Pittsburgh 6 29 48 14 91 15.2
20 Wisconsin 8 40 74 9 123 15.4
21 North Texas 4 26 30 8 64 16.0
22 Nebraska 10 64 71 26 161 16.1
22 Notre Dame 12 61 117 15 193 16.1
24 Arkansas 4 26 36 3 65 16.3
25 Fresno State 9 66 67 15 148 16.4
26 Kentucky 2 14 16 3 33 16.5
27 TCU 7 39 68 9 116 16.6
28 Memphis 4 21 34 12 67 16.8
28 Rutgers 9 56 78 17 151 16.8
28 LSU 10 51 94 23 168 16.8
31 Boise State 11 92 79 15 186 16.9
32 Rice 7 47 60 12 119 17.0
33 Mississippi 7 36 74 10 120 17.1
33 Vanderbilt 9 55 88 11 154 17.1
33 Tulsa 11 72 98 18 188 17.1
36 Florida 11 64 99 26 189 17.2
37 New Mexico 4 18 45 6 69 17.3
37 Texas Tech 8 73 53 12 138 17.3
39 Clemson 11 80 95 17 192 17.5
39 San Jose State 11 72 108 13 193 17.5
41 Penn State 8 48 82 11 141 17.6
42 South Carolina 11 87 93 15 195 17.7
43 North Carolina 8 49 79 15 143 17.9
44 Kansas 1 6 11 1 18 18.0
44 New Mexico State 1 6 11 1 18 18.0
44 Auburn 3 14 31 9 54 18.0
44 Virginia 4 23 42 7 72 18.0
44 Utah 5 27 52 11 90 18.0
44 Minnesota 6 43 55 10 108 18.0
44 Michigan 8 71 60 13 144 18.0
44 Arizona State 8 80 53 11 144 18.0
52 Colorado State 4 27 35 11 73 18.3
52 Indiana 4 33 36 4 73 18.3
52 Iowa State 6 36 68 6 110 18.3
52 Oregon State 9 57 88 20 165 18.3
52 Ohio State 12 67 122 30 219 18.3
57 Oklahoma State 8 58 81 8 147 18.4
57 Louisville 11 88 94 20 202 18.4
57 Georgia 12 113 93 15 221 18.4
60 Oklahoma 10 81 85 19 185 18.5
60 Stanford 12 68 133 21 222 18.5
62 Western Kentucky 7 51 62 17 130 18.6
63 Arkansas State 10 69 104 14 187 18.7
64 Duke 6 51 56 6 113 18.8
65 Mississippi State 8 70 72 9 151 18.9
65 Utah State 11 76 101 31 208 18.9
67 South Alabama 2 10 21 7 38 19.0
67 Army 2 16 19 3 38 19.0
67 Central Michigan 7 57 70 6 133 19.0
70 Troy 5 53 38 6 97 19.4
70 USC 7 50 74 12 136 19.4
72 Navy 8 90 62 4 156 19.5
73 Louisiana-Monroe 8 56 88 13 157 19.6
74 Purdue 6 49 60 9 118 19.7
75 Syracuse 8 57 87 14 158 19.8
75 Northwestern 10 67 118 13 198 19.8
77 UCF 10 80 104 15 199 19.9
78 Kansas State 11 72 136 12 220 20.0
79 Louisiana-Lafayette 9 57 106 18 181 20.1
80 San Diego State 9 87 77 18 182 20.2
80 Texas 9 96 71 15 182 20.2
82 Florida International 3 15 40 6 61 20.3
82 South Florida 3 21 33 7 61 20.3
84 Missouri 5 39 55 8 102 20.4
84 Wake Forest 5 40 57 5 102 20.4
84 SMU 7 35 102 6 143 20.4
87 Western Michigan 4 20 55 7 82 20.5
88 Air Force 6 55 65 4 124 20.7
88 Cincinnati 10 68 124 15 207 20.7
90 Temple 4 42 34 7 83 20.8
90 East Carolina 8 54 94 18 166 20.8
92 Eastern Michigan 2 22 17 3 42 21.0
93 UCLA 9 66 96 28 190 21.1
94 Buffalo 4 26 48 11 85 21.3
94 UTSA 6 29 82 17 128 21.3
94 Kent State 11 78 142 14 234 21.3
94 Texas A&M 11 85 132 17 234 21.3
94 Oregon 12 102 124 29 255 21.3
99 Washington State 3 14 41 10 65 21.7
99 Nevada 7 56 79 17 152 21.7
101 Texas State 4 29 51 7 87 21.8
101 Houston 5 42 59 8 109 21.8
101 Toledo 9 67 107 22 196 21.8
104 West Virginia 7 66 77 10 153 21.9
105 California 3 15 42 10 67 22.3
105 Ohio 9 70 111 20 201 22.3
105 Northern Illinois 12 113 129 25 267 22.3
108 Middle Tennessee 8 76 98 7 181 22.6
109 Colorado 1 4 19 0 23 23.0
109 Idaho 1 5 16 2 23 23.0
109 UNLV 2 39 2 5 46 23.0
112 Ball State 9 92 99 18 209 23.2
113 Tennessee 5 36 70 13 119 23.8
114 Massachusetts 1 7 17 0 24 24.0
114 UTEP 3 23 40 9 72 24.0
116 Miami (Ohio) 4 37 57 3 97 24.3
116 Wyoming 4 43 49 5 97 24.3
118 Baylor 8 73 108 14 195 24.4
119 Arizona 8 89 95 13 197 24.6
120 Miami (Florida) 7 71 80 22 173 24.7
121 Marshall 5 48 61 16 125 25.0
122 Louisiana Tech 9 73 130 24 227 25.2
123 Tulane 2 23 30 5 58 29.0