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

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Alabama 1 5 15 3 23 23.0
2 Oregon 1 9 11 1 21 21.0
3 Florida 2 10 21 6 37 18.5
4 San Jose State 2 12 20 4 36 18.0
5 Notre Dame 1 13 14 1 28 28.0
6 Utah State 2 14 15 3 32 16.0
7 Boise State 2 16 20 3 39 19.5
8 Stanford 2 18 11 3 32 16.0
9 Clemson 2 19 30 4 53 26.5
10 Louisville 2 20 13 2 35 17.5
10 Texas A&M 2 20 13 6 39 19.5
10 Florida State 2 20 21 1 42 21.0
13 South Carolina 2 22 12 2 36 18.0
13 San Diego State 4 22 63 7 92 23.0
15 Kent State 3 25 40 4 69 23.0
16 Rutgers 4 27 45 5 77 19.3
16 Northern Illinois 2 27 16 3 46 23.0
18 BYU 5 29 48 6 83 16.6
18 Tulsa 3 29 26 4 59 19.7
20 Cincinnati 3 30 29 2 61 20.3
20 Georgia 2 30 11 5 46 23.0
20 LSU 3 30 32 10 72 24.0
20 Northwestern 3 30 40 7 77 25.7
24 Oklahoma 3 31 35 0 66 22.0
25 Kansas State 2 32 17 2 51 25.5
26 Penn State 4 36 36 7 79 19.8
26 Louisiana Tech 3 36 42 6 84 28.0
28 UTSA 4 37 54 9 100 25.0
29 TCU 6 38 56 11 105 17.5
30 Syracuse 5 39 48 6 93 18.6
31 Oregon State 4 40 35 3 78 19.5
32 Bowling Green 5 41 47 3 91 18.2
32 Ohio 4 41 33 2 76 19.0
32 Toledo 4 41 62 9 112 28.0
35 Texas 4 43 40 3 86 21.5
35 Arkansas State 3 43 31 5 79 26.3
37 Fresno State 4 44 28 9 81 20.3
38 Michigan 5 45 41 7 93 18.6
39 Connecticut 7 46 65 10 121 17.3
39 Ball State 4 46 54 5 105 26.3
41 Michigan State 6 47 46 12 105 17.5
41 SMU 6 47 71 8 126 21.0
43 Arizona State 5 49 46 8 103 20.6
44 Wisconsin 6 50 55 6 111 18.5
44 North Carolina 4 50 52 5 107 26.8
46 Virginia Tech 6 51 64 14 129 21.5
46 UCLA 5 51 44 16 111 22.2
48 Missouri 7 52 82 9 143 20.4
48 Vanderbilt 4 52 25 5 82 20.5
48 Western Kentucky 6 52 61 12 125 20.8
48 Nebraska 4 52 36 4 92 23.0
52 UCF 4 53 36 4 93 23.3
52 Middle Tennessee 4 53 42 4 99 24.8
54 Louisiana-Lafayette 4 54 45 7 106 26.5
55 Utah 7 57 72 16 145 20.7
55 Troy 7 57 88 15 160 22.9
55 West Virginia 6 57 86 7 150 25.0
55 Arizona 5 57 74 11 142 28.4
59 Oklahoma State 5 58 83 17 158 31.6
60 Wake Forest 7 59 89 7 155 22.1
60 Baylor 5 59 83 7 149 29.8
62 Washington 6 60 63 19 142 23.7
62 Arkansas 8 60 119 13 192 24.0
62 Louisiana-Monroe 5 60 56 6 122 24.4
62 Texas Tech 5 60 58 7 125 25.0
66 Mississippi 6 61 64 6 131 21.8
67 Maryland 8 63 87 7 157 19.6
68 North Carolina State 6 64 71 12 147 24.5
68 East Carolina 5 64 60 1 125 25.0
68 Mississippi State 5 64 56 7 127 25.4
71 Tennessee 7 65 79 5 149 21.3
72 Buffalo 8 67 71 6 144 18.0
72 Virginia 8 67 72 12 151 18.9
72 Navy 5 67 62 6 135 27.0
75 Temple 7 68 74 12 154 22.0
76 Pittsburgh 7 70 77 10 157 22.4
77 Minnesota 7 71 54 14 139 19.9
77 Miami (Florida) 5 71 61 9 141 28.2
79 Central Michigan 6 74 71 8 153 25.5
80 Marshall 7 75 92 14 181 25.9
81 Iowa 8 76 90 14 180 22.5
81 North Texas 8 76 93 16 185 23.1
81 Georgia Tech 7 76 81 9 166 23.7
84 Air Force 7 77 66 4 147 21.0
84 Rice 6 77 64 6 147 24.5
86 Western Michigan 8 78 78 12 168 21.0
86 Purdue 7 78 65 13 156 22.3
86 Memphis 8 78 98 23 199 24.9
89 Florida International 9 80 90 12 182 20.2
90 South Florida 9 81 109 13 203 22.6
90 USC 6 81 66 11 158 26.3
92 Iowa State 7 83 88 14 185 26.4
93 Nevada 6 86 68 13 167 27.8
94 Duke 7 88 67 8 163 23.3
95 Houston 7 90 101 15 206 29.4
96 New Mexico 9 92 113 10 215 23.9
96 UAB 9 92 110 14 216 24.0
98 South Alabama 11 96 101 26 223 20.3
98 Wyoming 8 96 89 14 199 24.9
100 Florida Atlantic 9 97 77 18 192 21.3
100 Washington State 9 97 104 8 209 23.2
102 California 9 99 105 27 231 25.7
103 Idaho 11 103 130 24 257 23.4
103 Colorado State 8 103 85 14 202 25.3
105 UTEP 9 104 85 7 196 21.8
106 Miami (Ohio) 8 105 82 12 199 24.9
107 Auburn 9 106 90 13 209 23.2
108 Hawai'i 9 107 76 16 199 22.1
108 Indiana 8 107 92 16 215 26.9
110 Kentucky 10 108 111 17 236 23.6
111 UNLV 11 109 119 22 250 22.7
112 Kansas 11 115 138 8 261 23.7
113 Texas State 8 116 90 16 222 27.8
114 New Mexico State 11 121 117 16 254 23.1
114 Tulane 10 121 101 19 241 24.1
116 Massachusetts 11 123 118 17 258 23.5
116 Colorado 11 123 128 17 268 24.4
118 Eastern Michigan 10 124 94 17 235 23.5
119 Army 10 125 80 8 213 21.3
120 Illinois 10 128 77 11 216 21.6
121 Southern Mississippi 12 132 116 18 266 22.2
122 Akron 11 133 125 25 283 25.7
123 Boston College 10 135 111 6 252 25.2