2011 National Leaders Opponent First Downs - Games vs. Conference Teams Only through 01/09/2012

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Notre Dame 1 11 3 2 16 16.0
2 Army 1 19 1 1 21 21.0
3 Navy 2 26 13 1 40 20.0
4 Alabama 9 33 43 8 84 9.3
5 Western Kentucky 8 35 105 15 155 19.4
6 TCU 7 37 53 12 102 14.6
7 Nevada 7 38 82 11 131 18.7
8 Florida State 8 43 79 18 140 17.5
9 Louisiana-Monroe 8 44 84 7 135 16.9
10 Arkansas State 8 45 77 22 144 18.0
11 Connecticut 7 46 89 7 142 20.3
12 Temple 8 47 76 10 133 16.6
12 Cincinnati 7 47 85 8 140 20.0
14 Pittsburgh 7 48 69 8 125 17.9
15 Georgia 9 49 58 9 116 12.9
15 Boise State 7 49 55 12 116 16.6
15 West Virginia 7 49 74 10 133 19.0
15 Southern Mississippi 9 49 113 11 173 19.2
15 Fresno State 7 49 91 12 152 21.7
20 Michigan 8 50 66 9 125 15.6
20 SMU 8 50 94 12 156 19.5
20 Tulsa 8 50 92 16 158 19.8
23 UCF 8 51 82 9 142 17.8
23 Stanford 9 51 95 18 164 18.2
23 Louisville 7 51 73 6 130 18.6
23 Eastern Michigan 8 51 85 14 150 18.8
27 Texas 9 52 102 19 173 19.2
27 Louisiana Tech 7 52 81 3 136 19.4
27 South Florida 7 52 84 10 146 20.9
30 Kent State 8 53 75 12 140 17.5
30 Miami (Ohio) 8 53 81 10 144 18.0
30 Syracuse 7 53 70 18 141 20.1
33 Rutgers 7 54 47 7 108 15.4
33 North Carolina State 8 54 73 5 132 16.5
33 Utah 9 54 113 21 188 20.9
33 Toledo 8 54 97 17 168 21.0
37 Vanderbilt 8 55 85 10 150 18.8
38 Michigan State 9 56 83 25 164 18.2
38 Utah State 7 56 85 22 163 23.3
40 Boston College 8 57 91 9 157 19.6
41 South Carolina 8 58 55 8 121 15.1
41 Virginia 8 58 73 12 143 17.9
41 Tulane 8 58 85 7 150 18.8
44 Florida International 8 59 77 22 158 19.8
44 East Carolina 8 59 85 15 159 19.9
46 Idaho 7 60 83 10 153 21.9
47 LSU 10 61 68 16 145 14.5
47 Marshall 8 61 109 9 179 22.4
49 Louisiana-Lafayette 8 62 91 12 165 20.6
49 Hawai'i 7 62 81 7 150 21.4
49 USC 9 62 132 11 205 22.8
52 San Diego State 7 63 58 10 131 18.7
52 North Carolina 8 63 82 12 157 19.6
54 Penn State 8 64 76 9 149 18.6
54 Arizona State 9 64 112 25 201 22.3
56 Washington 9 65 110 17 192 21.3
57 Virginia Tech 9 67 80 13 160 17.8
57 Ohio State 8 67 75 12 154 19.3
59 Buffalo 8 68 69 8 145 18.1
59 Rice 8 68 85 8 161 20.1
59 Ohio 9 68 101 14 183 20.3
59 Miami (Florida) 8 68 90 7 165 20.6
63 Washington State 9 69 100 15 184 20.4
63 San Jose State 7 69 70 8 147 21.0
65 Northern Illinois 9 70 102 16 188 20.9
65 Oregon 10 70 125 23 218 21.8
67 Arkansas 8 71 69 9 149 18.6
67 Georgia Tech 8 71 71 7 149 18.6
67 North Texas 8 71 83 7 161 20.1
67 Wake Forest 8 71 94 14 179 22.4
67 Memphis 8 71 109 10 190 23.8
72 Illinois 8 72 50 10 132 16.5
72 Florida 8 72 59 19 150 18.8
72 Arizona 9 72 118 25 215 23.9
75 Wisconsin 9 73 64 7 144 16.0
76 Mississippi State 8 75 72 10 157 19.6
76 Central Michigan 8 75 100 12 187 23.4
78 Tennessee 8 77 59 12 148 18.5
78 Oklahoma 9 77 97 14 188 20.9
78 Troy 8 77 97 10 184 23.0
78 Kansas State 9 77 128 8 213 23.7
82 UTEP 8 78 90 4 172 21.5
83 Air Force 7 79 56 5 140 20.0
83 Florida Atlantic 8 79 73 17 169 21.1
83 New Mexico 7 79 65 6 150 21.4
83 Iowa 8 79 85 11 175 21.9
87 Clemson 9 80 82 17 179 19.9
88 Duke 8 81 72 8 161 20.1
88 UNLV 7 81 59 11 151 21.6
90 Nebraska 8 82 54 18 154 19.3
90 Northwestern 8 82 84 8 174 21.8
90 Missouri 9 82 113 9 204 22.7
93 California 10 83 93 23 199 19.9
93 Wyoming 7 83 55 5 143 20.4
93 Purdue 8 83 69 13 165 20.6
93 New Mexico State 7 83 78 12 173 24.7
97 Houston 9 84 90 10 184 20.4
98 Auburn 8 86 70 12 168 21.0
98 Texas A&M 9 86 99 20 205 22.8
98 UAB 8 86 113 12 211 26.4
101 Kentucky 8 87 69 10 166 20.8
102 Bowling Green 8 90 74 10 174 21.8
103 Middle Tennessee 8 92 68 11 171 21.4
103 Colorado State 7 92 57 11 160 22.9
105 Western Michigan 8 94 92 14 200 25.0
106 Mississippi 8 95 62 12 169 21.1
106 Akron 8 95 74 8 177 22.1
106 Oklahoma State 9 95 129 11 235 26.1
109 Baylor 9 97 117 19 233 25.9
110 UCLA 10 98 111 18 227 22.7
110 Maryland 8 98 81 9 188 23.5
110 Ball State 8 98 104 11 213 26.6
113 Oregon State 9 100 88 24 212 23.6
114 Colorado 10 102 132 18 252 25.2
115 Minnesota 8 103 70 11 184 23.0
116 Iowa State 9 108 102 10 220 24.4
117 Indiana 8 110 66 8 184 23.0
118 Kansas 9 117 104 12 233 25.9
119 Texas Tech 9 125 88 21 234 26.0