2012 National Leaders Opponent First Downs - Games vs. Non-Conference Teams Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Maryland 4 15 32 6 53 13.3
2 Alabama 5 17 35 3 55 11.0
2 Michigan State 5 17 38 10 65 13.0
4 TCU 4 18 24 4 46 11.5
5 Utah 3 19 21 8 48 16.0
6 Washington State 3 20 44 8 72 24.0
7 Oregon State 4 21 40 4 65 16.3
7 Iowa 4 21 42 8 71 17.8
7 Western Michigan 4 21 44 7 72 18.0
7 Virginia 4 21 47 6 74 18.5
11 Illinois 4 22 36 4 62 15.5
11 Ohio State 4 22 42 8 72 18.0
13 Connecticut 5 23 35 5 63 12.6
14 Stanford 4 24 40 5 69 17.3
14 Ohio 5 24 66 10 100 20.0
14 Colorado 3 24 39 7 70 23.3
17 LSU 5 25 45 16 86 17.2
17 Missouri 4 25 52 9 86 21.5
19 North Carolina 4 26 32 2 60 15.0
19 Iowa State 4 26 28 8 62 15.5
19 Bowling Green 5 26 46 6 78 15.6
22 California 3 27 30 2 59 19.7
22 Kansas 3 27 36 2 65 21.7
24 Texas Tech 4 28 20 5 53 13.3
24 Florida 5 28 50 11 89 17.8
24 Northwestern 5 28 67 8 103 20.6
24 Arkansas 4 28 56 9 93 23.3
28 Florida State 5 30 28 6 64 12.8
28 Wisconsin 5 30 46 6 82 16.4
28 Tennessee 4 30 57 9 96 24.0
31 North Carolina State 5 31 35 11 77 15.4
31 Oklahoma 4 31 33 3 67 16.8
31 Oklahoma State 4 31 37 8 76 19.0
31 Auburn 4 31 41 10 82 20.5
31 UTSA 4 31 47 9 87 21.8
36 Hawai'i 4 32 29 12 73 18.3
36 Penn State 4 32 37 5 74 18.5
36 Kansas State 4 32 39 4 75 18.8
36 Florida International 4 32 42 6 80 20.0
36 SMU 5 32 74 8 114 22.8
41 Duke 5 33 48 6 87 17.4
41 San Diego State 5 33 61 9 103 20.6
43 Mississippi 5 34 53 8 95 19.0
43 New Mexico 5 34 66 6 106 21.2
45 UAB 4 35 28 5 68 17.0
45 Clemson 5 35 41 10 86 17.2
45 Boise State 5 35 49 4 88 17.6
45 Washington 4 35 31 5 71 17.8
45 Vanderbilt 5 35 48 6 89 17.8
45 Colorado State 4 35 49 7 91 22.8
45 Baylor 4 35 58 5 98 24.5
52 Tulsa 5 36 43 6 85 17.0
52 Virginia Tech 5 36 38 16 90 18.0
52 Western Kentucky 5 36 43 12 91 18.2
52 Minnesota 5 36 49 12 97 19.4
52 Purdue 5 36 59 8 103 20.6
52 Texas A&M 5 36 65 13 114 22.8
58 Kentucky 4 37 37 7 81 20.3
59 South Alabama 5 38 39 9 86 17.2
59 Nevada 5 38 73 16 127 25.4
59 Marshall 4 38 51 14 103 25.8
62 Buffalo 4 39 35 3 77 19.3
62 UCLA 4 39 31 9 79 19.8
62 Oregon 4 39 33 10 82 20.5
62 Akron 4 39 40 7 86 21.5
62 Kent State 5 39 64 8 111 22.2
62 North Texas 4 39 40 13 92 23.0
68 Louisville 6 40 57 9 106 17.7
68 Texas 4 40 25 6 71 17.8
68 UCF 5 40 50 8 98 19.6
68 South Florida 5 40 56 14 110 22.0
72 Georgia Tech 5 41 37 6 84 16.8
72 Arizona State 4 41 25 3 69 17.3
72 Wake Forest 4 41 42 2 85 21.3
72 Indiana 4 41 40 9 90 22.5
76 Massachusetts 4 42 48 8 98 24.5
77 Fresno State 5 43 36 7 86 17.2
77 USC 4 43 38 7 88 22.0
77 West Virginia 4 43 42 4 89 22.3
80 Utah State 7 44 53 21 118 16.9
80 Michigan 5 44 39 9 92 18.4
80 Troy 4 44 45 7 96 24.0
83 Syracuse 6 45 55 11 111 18.5
83 South Carolina 5 45 42 9 96 19.2
83 Cincinnati 6 45 69 8 122 20.3
83 UTEP 4 45 40 9 94 23.5
87 Nebraska 5 46 46 8 100 20.0
87 Louisiana-Monroe 5 46 53 5 104 20.8
87 Temple 4 46 33 7 86 21.5
87 UNLV 5 46 57 13 116 23.2
91 Rutgers 6 47 43 13 103 17.2
91 Louisiana-Lafayette 5 47 48 8 103 20.6
93 Florida Atlantic 4 48 31 4 83 20.8
93 Southern Mississippi 4 48 39 6 93 23.3
95 San Jose State 7 49 71 12 132 18.9
95 Houston 4 49 53 13 115 28.8
97 Central Michigan 5 50 42 0 92 18.4
97 Middle Tennessee 4 50 40 4 94 23.5
97 Memphis 4 50 49 14 113 28.3
100 BYU 12 51 102 22 175 14.6
100 Eastern Michigan 4 51 27 5 83 20.8
100 Toledo 5 51 60 10 121 24.2
103 Mississippi State 5 52 47 6 105 21.0
103 Miami (Ohio) 4 52 47 4 103 25.8
105 Tulane 4 53 33 9 95 23.8
105 Wyoming 4 53 38 7 98 24.5
107 Louisiana Tech 6 54 95 18 167 27.8
108 Rice 5 55 39 8 102 20.4
108 Pittsburgh 6 55 61 10 126 21.0
108 Air Force 5 55 52 2 109 21.8
108 Idaho 6 55 68 9 132 22.0
112 Arkansas State 5 56 40 7 103 20.6
112 Arizona 4 56 39 6 101 25.3
114 Notre Dame 11 57 116 12 185 16.8
115 Miami (Florida) 4 58 35 10 103 25.8
116 Boston College 4 59 37 2 98 24.5
116 Ball State 5 59 69 9 137 27.4
118 East Carolina 5 60 63 2 125 25.0
119 Georgia 5 66 30 7 103 20.6
120 New Mexico State 6 68 64 13 145 24.2
121 Northern Illinois 5 73 34 7 114 22.8
122 Texas State 6 80 65 12 157 26.2
123 Navy 11 117 113 8 238 21.6
124 Army 11 130 92 11 233 21.2