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

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 BYU 13 123 159 24 306 23.5
2 Notre Dame 12 105 153 27 285 23.8
3 West Virginia 6 46 96 19 161 26.8
4 Houston 5 42 92 7 141 28.2
4 Boise State 6 45 92 13 150 25.0
6 Hawai'i 6 29 90 10 129 21.5
7 San Diego State 6 48 77 10 135 22.5
7 New Mexico State 6 39 77 10 126 21.0
9 Arkansas 5 44 72 9 125 25.0
9 Western Michigan 5 30 72 13 115 23.0
11 Oklahoma State 4 33 70 1 104 26.0
12 Virginia 5 46 69 6 121 24.2
12 Rutgers 6 41 69 11 121 20.2
14 SMU 5 27 68 7 102 20.4
15 Michigan State 5 35 66 7 108 21.6
16 South Florida 5 59 65 9 133 26.6
16 Iowa 5 40 65 10 115 23.0
16 Wyoming 6 48 65 10 123 20.5
16 San Jose State 5 26 65 6 97 19.4
20 Arkansas State 5 43 64 3 110 22.0
21 Nevada 6 74 63 7 144 24.0
22 Wake Forest 5 42 62 7 111 22.2
23 Louisiana Tech 6 48 61 10 119 19.8
24 East Carolina 4 27 60 4 91 22.8
24 Toledo 5 43 60 3 106 21.2
24 Pittsburgh 6 41 60 9 110 18.3
27 Tennessee 4 39 59 4 102 25.5
27 Georgia 5 34 59 5 98 19.6
27 Louisville 6 49 59 3 111 18.5
30 Texas A&M 4 42 57 9 108 27.0
30 Wisconsin 5 60 57 5 122 24.4
30 Troy 4 26 57 4 87 21.8
30 Clemson 5 43 57 4 104 20.8
34 Oklahoma 4 37 56 5 98 24.5
34 Northern Illinois 5 50 56 8 114 22.8
34 North Carolina State 5 29 56 8 93 18.6
37 Baylor 4 56 55 5 116 29.0
37 Bowling Green 4 33 55 2 90 22.5
37 TCU 6 57 55 13 125 20.8
37 North Carolina 5 30 55 6 91 18.2
41 Arizona State 4 29 54 9 92 23.0
41 Duke 4 25 54 5 84 21.0
43 Stanford 4 38 52 5 95 23.8
43 Ohio 5 59 52 5 116 23.2
43 Cincinnati 6 68 52 13 133 22.2
43 Northwestern 5 52 52 4 108 21.6
43 Syracuse 5 33 52 6 91 18.2
48 Texas Tech 3 29 51 2 82 27.3
48 Arizona 3 14 51 5 70 23.3
48 Florida International 5 36 51 7 94 18.8
48 New Mexico 5 35 51 8 94 18.8
52 Florida State 5 27 50 9 86 17.2
52 Louisiana-Lafayette 5 26 50 9 85 17.0
54 Miami (Ohio) 4 24 49 4 77 19.3
55 Washington State 3 24 48 7 79 26.3
55 Alabama 4 44 48 4 96 24.0
55 Purdue 5 61 48 6 115 23.0
55 Indiana 4 35 48 6 89 22.3
55 Florida 5 48 48 6 102 20.4
55 Connecticut 5 30 48 10 88 17.6
61 Southern Mississippi 5 52 47 13 112 22.4
61 Colorado State 5 40 47 10 97 19.4
63 Utah State 6 82 46 7 135 22.5
63 Louisiana-Monroe 4 23 46 6 75 18.8
65 Virginia Tech 5 58 45 3 106 21.2
65 Maryland 4 32 45 6 83 20.8
65 Penn State 5 40 45 6 91 18.2
65 Fresno State 6 44 45 6 95 15.8
69 Tulane 5 30 44 4 78 15.6
70 Washington 4 34 43 5 82 20.5
70 Middle Tennessee 4 36 43 2 81 20.3
70 Idaho 5 22 43 8 73 14.6
70 Marshall 5 22 43 5 70 14.0
74 Air Force 6 94 42 9 145 24.2
74 Oregon 4 45 42 3 90 22.5
76 Mississippi State 5 58 41 7 106 21.2
76 Ohio State 5 49 41 9 99 19.8
76 Boston College 4 19 41 3 63 15.8
79 South Carolina 5 59 40 1 100 20.0
79 Auburn 5 53 40 4 97 19.4
79 Tulsa 5 42 40 8 90 18.0
82 UTEP 4 28 39 7 74 18.5
82 Memphis 4 31 39 3 73 18.3
82 Miami (Florida) 4 26 39 5 70 17.5
85 USC 3 36 38 7 81 27.0
85 Illinois 5 61 38 6 105 21.0
85 UCF 4 40 38 3 81 20.3
88 Iowa State 4 33 37 7 77 19.3
88 Ball State 4 31 37 4 72 18.0
90 Navy 10 171 36 11 218 21.8
90 Oregon State 3 19 36 5 60 20.0
90 UCLA 4 31 36 8 75 18.8
93 UAB 4 32 35 5 72 18.0
94 Missouri 4 55 34 7 96 24.0
94 Nebraska 5 54 34 9 97 19.4
94 Buffalo 4 27 34 8 69 17.3
94 UNLV 5 36 34 8 78 15.6
98 LSU 4 43 33 7 83 20.8
98 California 3 19 33 8 60 20.0
98 Minnesota 4 40 33 5 78 19.5
101 Temple 5 58 32 10 100 20.0
101 North Texas 4 34 32 4 70 17.5
101 Central Michigan 4 24 32 3 59 14.8
104 Rice 4 34 31 11 76 19.0
105 Michigan 5 50 30 7 87 17.4
105 Mississippi 4 33 30 6 69 17.3
105 Colorado 3 18 30 3 51 17.0
105 Akron 4 28 30 7 65 16.3
109 Kansas State 4 42 29 9 80 20.0
109 Florida Atlantic 4 24 29 3 56 14.0
111 Utah 4 35 28 6 69 17.3
111 Western Kentucky 4 27 28 4 59 14.8
113 Kansas 3 40 27 7 74 24.7
113 Georgia Tech 5 84 27 2 113 22.6
113 Texas 4 43 27 2 72 18.0
116 Vanderbilt 5 55 26 8 89 17.8
117 Kentucky 4 33 25 10 68 17.0
118 Army 11 203 23 9 235 21.4
119 Eastern Michigan 4 46 19 3 68 17.0
120 Kent State 4 20 17 8 45 11.3