2012 National Leaders Opponent First Downs - Games Won Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Akron 1 4 6 2 12 12.0
1 Colorado 1 4 19 0 23 23.0
3 Illinois 2 5 12 2 19 9.5
3 Idaho 1 5 16 2 23 23.0
5 Kansas 1 6 11 1 18 18.0
5 New Mexico State 1 6 11 1 18 18.0
7 Massachusetts 1 7 17 0 24 24.0
8 Boston College 2 8 18 2 28 14.0
9 South Alabama 2 10 21 7 38 19.0
10 Hawai'i 3 12 16 6 34 11.3
11 Kentucky 2 14 16 3 33 16.5
11 Auburn 3 14 31 9 54 18.0
11 Washington State 3 14 41 10 65 21.7
14 Florida International 3 15 40 6 61 20.3
14 California 3 15 42 10 67 22.3
16 Michigan State 7 16 55 14 85 12.1
16 Army 2 16 19 3 38 19.0
18 New Mexico 4 18 45 6 69 17.3
19 UAB 3 20 18 5 43 14.3
19 Florida Atlantic 3 20 21 3 44 14.7
19 Western Michigan 4 20 55 7 82 20.5
22 Iowa 4 21 33 3 57 14.3
22 Memphis 4 21 34 12 67 16.8
22 South Florida 3 21 33 7 61 20.3
25 Eastern Michigan 2 22 17 3 42 21.0
26 Connecticut 5 23 47 3 73 14.6
26 Virginia 4 23 42 7 72 18.0
26 UTEP 3 23 40 9 72 24.0
26 Tulane 2 23 30 5 58 29.0
30 Maryland 4 24 25 6 55 13.8
31 North Texas 4 26 30 8 64 16.0
31 Arkansas 4 26 36 3 65 16.3
31 Buffalo 4 26 48 11 85 21.3
34 Utah 5 27 52 11 90 18.0
34 Colorado State 4 27 35 11 73 18.3
36 Pittsburgh 6 29 48 14 91 15.2
36 UTSA 6 29 82 17 128 21.3
36 Texas State 4 29 51 7 87 21.8
39 Indiana 4 33 36 4 73 18.3
40 Bowling Green 8 34 57 15 106 13.3
40 BYU 8 34 58 16 108 13.5
42 Georgia Tech 7 35 63 6 104 14.9
42 SMU 7 35 102 6 143 20.4
44 Mississippi 7 36 74 10 120 17.1
44 Iowa State 6 36 68 6 110 18.3
44 Tennessee 5 36 70 13 119 23.8
47 Miami (Ohio) 4 37 57 3 97 24.3
48 Washington 7 38 50 9 97 13.9
49 TCU 7 39 68 9 116 16.6
49 Missouri 5 39 55 8 102 20.4
49 UNLV 2 39 2 5 46 23.0
52 Wisconsin 8 40 74 9 123 15.4
52 Wake Forest 5 40 57 5 102 20.4
54 Virginia Tech 7 41 49 13 103 14.7
55 Temple 4 42 34 7 83 20.8
55 Houston 5 42 59 8 109 21.8
57 Minnesota 6 43 55 10 108 18.0
57 Wyoming 4 43 49 5 97 24.3
59 North Carolina State 7 47 47 7 101 14.4
59 Rice 7 47 60 12 119 17.0
61 Penn State 8 48 82 11 141 17.6
61 Marshall 5 48 61 16 125 25.0
63 North Carolina 8 49 79 15 143 17.9
63 Purdue 6 49 60 9 118 19.7
65 USC 7 50 74 12 136 19.4
66 LSU 10 51 94 23 168 16.8
66 Western Kentucky 7 51 62 17 130 18.6
66 Duke 6 51 56 6 113 18.8
69 Troy 5 53 38 6 97 19.4
70 East Carolina 8 54 94 18 166 20.8
71 Vanderbilt 9 55 88 11 154 17.1
71 Air Force 6 55 65 4 124 20.7
73 Rutgers 9 56 78 17 151 16.8
73 Louisiana-Monroe 8 56 88 13 157 19.6
73 Nevada 7 56 79 17 152 21.7
76 Oregon State 9 57 88 20 165 18.3
76 Central Michigan 7 57 70 6 133 19.0
76 Syracuse 8 57 87 14 158 19.8
76 Louisiana-Lafayette 9 57 106 18 181 20.1
80 Alabama 13 58 100 11 169 13.0
80 Oklahoma State 8 58 81 8 147 18.4
82 Florida State 12 61 81 19 161 13.4
82 Notre Dame 12 61 117 15 193 16.1
84 Nebraska 10 64 71 26 161 16.1
84 Florida 11 64 99 26 189 17.2
86 Fresno State 9 66 67 15 148 16.4
86 UCLA 9 66 96 28 190 21.1
86 West Virginia 7 66 77 10 153 21.9
89 Ohio State 12 67 122 30 219 18.3
89 Northwestern 10 67 118 13 198 19.8
89 Toledo 9 67 107 22 196 21.8
92 Stanford 12 68 133 21 222 18.5
92 Cincinnati 10 68 124 15 207 20.7
94 Arkansas State 10 69 104 14 187 18.7
95 Mississippi State 8 70 72 9 151 18.9
95 Ohio 9 70 111 20 201 22.3
97 Michigan 8 71 60 13 144 18.0
97 Miami (Florida) 7 71 80 22 173 24.7
99 Tulsa 11 72 98 18 188 17.1
99 San Jose State 11 72 108 13 193 17.5
99 Kansas State 11 72 136 12 220 20.0
102 Texas Tech 8 73 53 12 138 17.3
102 Baylor 8 73 108 14 195 24.4
102 Louisiana Tech 9 73 130 24 227 25.2
105 Utah State 11 76 101 31 208 18.9
105 Middle Tennessee 8 76 98 7 181 22.6
107 Kent State 11 78 142 14 234 21.3
108 Clemson 11 80 95 17 192 17.5
108 Arizona State 8 80 53 11 144 18.0
108 UCF 10 80 104 15 199 19.9
111 Oklahoma 10 81 85 19 185 18.5
112 Texas A&M 11 85 132 17 234 21.3
113 South Carolina 11 87 93 15 195 17.7
113 San Diego State 9 87 77 18 182 20.2
115 Louisville 11 88 94 20 202 18.4
116 Arizona 8 89 95 13 197 24.6
117 Navy 8 90 62 4 156 19.5
118 Boise State 11 92 79 15 186 16.9
118 Ball State 9 92 99 18 209 23.2
120 Texas 9 96 71 15 182 20.2
121 Oregon 12 102 124 29 255 21.3
122 Georgia 12 113 93 15 221 18.4
122 Northern Illinois 12 113 129 25 267 22.3