2012 National Leaders Opponent Penalties - All Games through 01/07/2013

Name G Pen. Yards Pen./G Yards/G
1 Arizona 13 124 1218 9.5 93.7
2 Louisiana Tech 12 118 1142 9.8 95.2
3 USC 13 112 988 8.6 76.0
4 Washington State 12 102 952 8.5 79.3
5 Ball State 13 96 927 7.4 71.3
6 South Florida 12 99 923 8.3 76.9
7 California 12 101 919 8.4 76.6
8 Syracuse 13 99 859 7.6 66.1
8 Oregon State 13 93 859 7.2 66.1
8 UCLA 14 92 859 6.6 61.4
11 Minnesota 13 95 834 7.3 64.2
12 New Mexico State 12 85 817 7.1 68.1
13 South Alabama 13 93 814 7.2 62.6
14 UNLV 13 81 797 6.2 61.3
15 West Virginia 13 88 796 6.8 61.2
16 Stanford 14 85 781 6.1 55.8
17 Massachusetts 12 92 778 7.7 64.8
18 Colorado 12 84 769 7.0 64.1
18 Nebraska 14 78 769 5.6 54.9
20 Louisiana-Monroe 13 85 760 6.5 58.5
21 Boston College 12 85 753 7.1 62.8
22 Hawai'i 12 76 748 6.3 62.3
22 Tulsa 14 88 748 6.3 53.4
24 Texas A&M 13 90 744 6.9 57.2
25 Troy 12 87 740 7.3 61.7
26 Cincinnati 13 83 736 6.4 56.6
27 BYU 13 82 735 6.3 56.5
28 SMU 13 80 734 6.2 56.5
29 Central Michigan 13 84 732 6.5 56.3
30 Houston 12 80 726 6.7 60.5
31 Texas State 12 71 725 5.9 60.4
32 Nevada 13 83 722 6.4 55.5
33 Indiana 12 72 721 6.0 60.1
34 Michigan 13 84 719 6.5 55.3
35 Vanderbilt 13 89 716 6.8 55.1
36 Utah 12 88 713 7.3 59.4
37 Iowa State 13 83 711 6.4 54.7
38 Virginia Tech 13 91 710 7.0 54.6
38 Duke 13 80 710 6.2 54.6
40 Arkansas State 13 89 698 6.8 53.7
41 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 89 696 6.8 53.5
42 Western Michigan 12 81 694 6.8 57.8
42 Miami (Ohio) 12 72 694 6.0 57.8
44 Texas Tech 13 72 689 5.5 53.0
45 Toledo 13 73 682 5.6 52.5
46 Rice 13 75 681 5.8 52.4
47 UAB 12 70 680 5.8 56.7
48 Rutgers 13 81 679 6.2 52.2
49 Buffalo 12 68 678 5.7 56.5
50 Oregon 13 70 677 5.4 52.1
51 Utah State 13 79 675 6.1 51.9
52 Washington 13 78 672 6.0 51.7
53 Arizona State 13 79 671 6.1 51.6
53 East Carolina 13 75 671 5.8 51.6
55 Bowling Green 13 85 670 6.5 51.5
56 Western Kentucky 13 76 666 5.8 51.2
57 Marshall 12 80 665 6.7 55.4
58 Florida International 12 76 659 6.3 54.9
58 Kent State 14 70 659 5.0 47.1
60 Miami (Florida) 12 82 657 6.8 54.8
61 Tulane 12 68 652 5.7 54.3
62 Wyoming 12 72 642 6.0 53.5
63 Ohio 13 69 640 5.3 49.2
64 UTSA 10 69 637 6.9 63.7
65 North Carolina 12 74 633 6.2 52.8
65 Southern Mississippi 12 66 633 5.5 52.8
67 Florida 13 77 632 5.9 48.6
68 Mississippi State 13 70 631 5.4 48.5
69 Northern Illinois 14 66 629 4.7 44.9
70 Baylor 13 76 628 5.8 48.3
71 Northwestern 13 74 626 5.7 48.2
72 Connecticut 12 73 624 6.1 52.0
73 Texas 13 67 622 5.2 47.8
74 Ohio State 12 68 621 5.7 51.8
74 New Mexico 13 77 621 5.9 47.8
76 Louisville 13 74 619 5.7 47.6
77 Temple 11 68 618 6.2 56.2
77 Purdue 13 76 618 5.8 47.5
79 Fresno State 13 72 605 5.5 46.5
80 Oklahoma State 13 80 598 6.2 46.0
81 Penn State 12 71 595 5.9 49.6
82 Akron 12 71 594 5.9 49.5
83 Kansas 12 59 593 4.9 49.4
84 Clemson 13 72 590 5.5 45.4
84 San Diego State 13 66 590 5.1 45.4
86 Florida State 14 69 589 4.9 42.1
87 Iowa 12 64 585 5.3 48.8
87 Colorado State 12 60 585 5.0 48.8
89 Idaho 12 79 582 6.6 48.5
90 Maryland 12 65 578 5.4 48.2
91 North Texas 12 70 569 5.8 47.4
92 Pittsburgh 13 68 565 5.2 43.5
92 Alabama 14 67 565 4.8 40.4
94 Missouri 12 74 563 6.2 46.9
95 Georgia 14 70 557 5.0 39.8
96 TCU 13 60 556 4.6 42.8
97 Wisconsin 14 64 554 4.6 39.6
98 Arkansas 12 66 551 5.5 45.9
99 Wake Forest 12 68 549 5.7 45.8
100 Mississippi 13 69 543 5.3 41.8
100 Notre Dame 13 67 543 5.2 41.8
102 Boise State 13 67 542 5.2 41.7
103 South Carolina 13 62 536 4.8 41.2
104 Georgia Tech 14 67 535 4.8 38.2
105 Kansas State 13 59 527 4.5 40.5
106 Florida Atlantic 12 63 525 5.3 43.8
107 Eastern Michigan 12 60 524 5.0 43.7
107 LSU 13 72 524 5.5 40.3
107 North Carolina State 13 67 524 5.2 40.3
110 Virginia 12 66 508 5.5 42.3
111 Tennessee 12 62 497 5.2 41.4
112 Middle Tennessee 12 54 492 4.5 41.0
112 Air Force 13 63 492 4.8 37.8
114 UTEP 12 56 488 4.7 40.7
115 Michigan State 13 56 483 4.3 37.2
116 Oklahoma 13 62 482 4.8 37.1
117 Kentucky 12 64 477 5.3 39.8
118 Illinois 12 58 475 4.8 39.6
119 Memphis 12 53 471 4.4 39.3
120 Navy 13 53 464 4.1 35.7
121 San Jose State 13 50 455 3.8 35.0
122 Army 12 50 451 4.2 37.6
123 UCF 14 55 438 3.9 31.3
124 Auburn 12 51 410 4.3 34.2