2012 Mid-American Conference Leaders First Downs - Games vs. Ranked Teams Only (AP Poll) through 01/07/2013

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Western Michigan 1 10 16 3 29 29.0
2 Ball State 2 19 25 5 49 24.5
3 Buffalo 2 15 22 6 43 21.5
3 Toledo 2 15 21 7 43 21.5
5 Central Michigan 1 8 12 0 20 20.0
6 Massachusetts 3 23 27 4 54 18.0
7 Bowling Green 2 14 18 2 34 17.0
7 Kent State 1 5 10 2 17 17.0
7 Northern Illinois 1 5 7 5 17 17.0
10 Eastern Michigan 1 8 7 0 15 15.0
10 Akron 1 5 7 3 15 15.0
12 Miami (Ohio) 2 3 17 1 21 10.5