2013 National Leaders First Downs - Games vs. Conference Teams Only through 01/06/2014

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Fresno State 9 84 157 18 259 28.8
2 Baylor 9 119 119 14 252 28.0
3 Northern Illinois 9 154 84 11 249 27.7
4 Texas Tech 9 64 162 20 246 27.3
5 East Carolina 8 65 132 17 214 26.8
6 Oregon 9 113 115 10 238 26.4
6 Texas A&M 8 75 126 10 211 26.4
8 UNLV 8 85 111 14 210 26.3
8 San Jose State 8 75 122 13 210 26.3
10 Florida State 9 87 135 13 235 26.1
11 Ball State 8 61 131 16 208 26.0
12 Clemson 8 80 115 12 207 25.9
13 Marshall 9 97 117 16 230 25.6
13 Colorado State 8 103 94 8 205 25.6
15 Ohio State 9 142 78 8 228 25.3
15 Alabama 8 100 89 13 202 25.3
15 Georgia 8 81 103 18 202 25.3
18 Indiana 8 87 106 8 201 25.1
19 Oregon State 9 62 144 19 225 25.0
19 Western Kentucky 7 69 94 12 175 25.0
21 Toledo 8 111 78 10 199 24.9
21 Cincinnati 8 69 118 12 199 24.9
23 Boise State 8 79 108 11 198 24.8
24 Notre Dame 2 25 21 3 49 24.5
25 Arizona 9 116 89 14 219 24.3
26 Troy 7 66 91 11 168 24.0
27 Arizona State 10 111 109 19 239 23.9
28 Auburn 9 150 53 10 213 23.7
29 Illinois 8 68 105 14 187 23.4
29 Louisville 8 67 114 6 187 23.4
31 Buffalo 8 85 89 11 185 23.1
31 Nevada 8 80 100 5 185 23.1
33 Washington 9 97 99 11 207 23.0
33 New Mexico State 1 15 8 0 23 23.0
33 BYU 1 11 12 0 23 23.0
36 Washington State 9 36 153 17 206 22.9
36 UCF 8 73 94 16 183 22.9
36 SMU 8 37 129 17 183 22.9
39 Bowling Green 9 95 104 6 205 22.8
39 Utah State 9 89 97 19 205 22.8
41 Penn State 8 73 90 17 180 22.5
42 Missouri 9 91 94 17 202 22.4
42 California 9 61 124 17 202 22.4
42 Georgia Tech 8 129 39 11 179 22.4
42 Middle Tennessee 8 92 75 12 179 22.4
46 Wisconsin 8 99 73 6 178 22.3
46 South Carolina 8 82 91 5 178 22.3
46 Mississippi State 8 81 89 8 178 22.3
49 Mississippi 8 62 105 10 177 22.1
49 South Alabama 7 63 77 15 155 22.1
51 Wyoming 8 72 91 13 176 22.0
52 Rice 9 114 71 12 197 21.9
53 North Texas 8 87 78 8 173 21.6
53 Hawai'i 8 46 116 11 173 21.6
55 LSU 8 64 96 12 172 21.5
55 Navy 2 34 5 4 43 21.5
57 Louisiana-Lafayette 7 80 60 10 150 21.4
58 Texas 9 89 79 23 191 21.2
59 Florida Atlantic 8 77 80 12 169 21.1
59 Virginia 8 53 101 15 169 21.1
61 Michigan State 9 88 91 10 189 21.0
62 UAB 8 83 73 10 166 20.8
62 Michigan 8 56 102 8 166 20.8
64 West Virginia 9 51 109 26 186 20.7
65 Kent State 8 75 74 16 165 20.6
65 San Diego State 8 70 87 8 165 20.6
67 Houston 8 55 89 20 164 20.5
68 Nebraska 8 79 76 8 163 20.4
69 UCLA 9 79 89 15 183 20.3
69 Oklahoma State 9 70 91 22 183 20.3
69 Tulsa 8 94 56 12 162 20.3
72 New Mexico 8 118 41 2 161 20.1
72 Rutgers 8 60 88 13 161 20.1
72 Arkansas State 7 84 51 6 141 20.1
75 UTSA 8 71 78 11 160 20.0
75 Ohio 8 51 90 19 160 20.0
75 Idaho 1 8 12 0 20 20.0
78 Oklahoma 9 104 61 14 179 19.9
79 Temple 8 70 80 8 158 19.8
79 North Carolina 8 63 87 8 158 19.8
81 Kansas State 9 79 85 12 176 19.6
81 North Carolina State 8 61 83 13 157 19.6
83 USC 9 79 83 13 175 19.4
83 Akron 8 63 76 16 155 19.4
83 Northwestern 8 62 88 5 155 19.4
83 Connecticut 8 49 90 16 155 19.4
87 Miami (Florida) 8 62 79 13 154 19.3
87 Georgia State 7 44 72 19 135 19.3
89 Duke 9 83 83 6 172 19.1
89 Utah 9 80 80 12 172 19.1
89 Iowa 8 75 69 9 153 19.1
92 Stanford 10 95 79 15 189 18.9
92 Louisiana Tech 8 67 67 17 151 18.9
94 Iowa State 9 82 79 6 167 18.6
94 Colorado 9 55 94 18 167 18.6
96 Air Force 8 96 41 10 147 18.4
96 Eastern Michigan 8 75 56 16 147 18.4
96 Pittsburgh 8 44 95 8 147 18.4
99 Florida 8 70 64 12 146 18.3
99 Southern Mississippi 8 35 94 17 146 18.3
101 TCU 9 62 86 16 164 18.2
102 Arkansas 8 74 61 10 145 18.1
102 Central Michigan 8 65 73 7 145 18.1
104 Virginia Tech 8 44 90 10 144 18.0
105 Memphis 8 57 70 16 143 17.9
106 Vanderbilt 8 60 71 11 142 17.8
106 Western Michigan 8 52 80 10 142 17.8
108 Minnesota 8 71 64 3 138 17.3
109 Louisiana-Monroe 7 44 65 11 120 17.1
110 Syracuse 8 77 53 6 136 17.0
110 Tennessee 8 64 55 17 136 17.0
110 Maryland 8 43 81 12 136 17.0
113 Kentucky 8 59 57 15 131 16.4
113 Tulane 8 46 70 15 131 16.4
115 UTEP 8 70 50 9 129 16.1
116 Florida International 8 57 58 12 127 15.9
116 Wake Forest 8 41 74 12 127 15.9
116 Texas State 7 60 43 8 111 15.9
119 Boston College 8 68 46 8 122 15.3
120 Massachusetts 8 59 56 6 121 15.1
120 Miami (Ohio) 8 57 56 8 121 15.1
122 Kansas 9 70 45 8 123 13.7
123 Purdue 8 34 67 4 105 13.1
124 South Florida 8 29 61 10 100 12.5
125 Army 1 8 2 0 10 10.0