2011 Big Ten Conference Leaders First Downs - All Games through 01/09/2012

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Northwestern 13 136 150 19 305 23.5
2 Wisconsin 14 164 144 18 326 23.3
3 Michigan 13 148 97 25 270 20.8
4 Purdue 13 127 123 17 267 20.5
4 Iowa 13 104 138 24 266 20.5
6 Nebraska 13 143 100 22 265 20.4
7 Indiana 12 107 115 19 241 20.1
8 Michigan State 14 99 159 14 272 19.4
9 Illinois 13 123 109 19 251 19.3
10 Penn State 13 116 107 15 238 18.3
11 Ohio State 13 127 76 19 222 17.1
12 Minnesota 12 104 81 10 195 16.3