2012 National Leaders Opponent First Downs - Games vs. Unranked Teams Only (AP Poll) through 01/07/2013

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Michigan State 7 18 52 13 83 11.9
2 Florida 6 34 53 13 100 16.7
3 Alabama 9 36 57 9 102 11.3
4 BYU 8 34 55 17 106 13.3
5 Michigan 7 55 50 12 117 16.7
6 Auburn 6 41 64 13 118 19.7
7 Mississippi 7 36 74 10 120 17.1
8 Wisconsin 8 35 81 8 124 15.5
9 South Carolina 7 48 69 10 127 18.1
9 Missouri 6 43 75 9 127 21.2
11 LSU 8 40 72 16 128 16.0
12 Washington 8 52 62 19 133 16.6
13 Notre Dame 9 46 80 13 139 15.4
14 Florida State 11 52 77 15 144 13.1
15 Kentucky 7 66 70 11 147 21.0
16 Illinois 9 73 69 11 153 17.0
17 Vanderbilt 9 55 88 11 154 17.1
18 Wake Forest 8 62 90 10 162 20.3
19 Bowling Green 11 65 82 17 164 14.9
19 Maryland 10 66 88 10 164 16.4
21 TCU 10 56 92 17 165 16.5
21 Georgia 9 87 68 10 165 18.3
21 Tennessee 7 51 99 15 165 23.6
24 Penn State 9 52 102 12 166 18.4
24 Iowa 8 51 101 14 166 20.8
26 Arkansas 8 55 101 11 167 20.9
27 Boston College 8 92 70 6 168 21.0
28 Connecticut 11 64 95 12 171 15.5
29 Oklahoma 9 79 75 18 172 19.1
30 Nebraska 10 84 75 20 179 17.9
30 Mississippi State 9 84 82 13 179 19.9
32 Fresno State 11 80 82 18 180 16.4
32 Stanford 10 61 100 19 180 18.0
32 Oregon State 10 62 96 22 180 18.0
35 North Carolina State 10 74 92 15 181 18.1
36 Clemson 10 77 90 16 183 18.3
37 Ohio State 10 52 110 23 185 18.5
37 Buffalo 10 71 98 16 185 18.5
37 Florida Atlantic 10 88 78 19 185 18.5
40 UTSA 8 55 109 24 188 23.5
41 Texas A&M 9 73 102 15 190 21.1
42 Minnesota 10 91 85 15 191 19.1
43 San Jose State 11 72 108 13 193 17.5
43 Texas Tech 10 101 77 15 193 19.3
45 California 8 74 97 23 194 24.3
46 Pittsburgh 11 77 98 20 195 17.7
47 Virginia Tech 11 80 91 25 196 17.8
48 Colorado State 9 96 80 21 197 21.9
49 Southern Mississippi 9 99 86 13 198 22.0
50 Georgia Tech 11 75 112 12 199 18.1
51 Duke 10 100 92 8 200 20.0
52 Kansas 8 76 116 9 201 25.1
53 North Texas 10 81 103 18 202 20.2
53 Texas 10 108 79 15 202 20.2
55 Kansas State 10 77 116 10 203 20.3
56 Utah 10 75 107 22 204 20.4
57 Iowa State 10 83 107 15 205 20.5
57 Massachusetts 9 91 101 13 205 22.8
59 Rutgers 12 77 108 21 206 17.2
59 Arkansas State 11 80 110 16 206 18.7
61 Syracuse 11 85 105 17 207 18.8
62 Arizona State 11 108 84 18 210 19.1
63 Northwestern 10 73 123 15 211 21.1
63 Oklahoma State 10 86 110 15 211 21.1
63 USC 10 89 103 19 211 21.1
66 Temple 10 99 96 17 212 21.2
67 Utah State 12 86 95 32 213 17.8
67 Hawai'i 11 109 82 22 213 19.4
67 Oregon 10 86 100 27 213 21.3
70 Washington State 9 79 119 16 214 23.8
71 UCLA 10 81 104 34 219 21.9
71 UAB 10 93 109 17 219 21.9
71 Idaho 9 88 113 18 219 24.3
74 Louisville 12 99 99 22 220 18.3
75 Purdue 10 103 101 17 221 22.1
76 Florida International 11 88 119 15 222 20.2
76 South Florida 10 86 120 16 222 22.2
78 Virginia 12 90 114 19 223 18.6
78 North Carolina 11 85 118 20 223 20.3
80 Indiana 10 105 103 16 224 22.4
81 Boise State 13 108 99 18 225 17.3
82 Louisiana Tech 9 73 130 24 227 25.2
83 West Virginia 10 103 112 13 228 22.8
84 Western Michigan 11 89 122 19 230 20.9
84 Miami (Florida) 9 93 111 26 230 25.6
86 Army 11 135 87 10 232 21.1
87 New Mexico State 10 109 108 17 234 23.4
88 San Diego State 11 98 116 21 235 21.4
89 Colorado 10 97 124 15 236 23.6
89 Miami (Ohio) 10 112 110 14 236 23.6
91 Western Kentucky 12 96 114 28 238 19.8
92 New Mexico 11 94 132 13 239 21.7
93 Navy 11 131 100 9 240 21.8
94 SMU 12 73 155 13 241 20.1
95 Cincinnati 12 90 138 16 244 20.3
96 Tulsa 14 101 124 22 247 17.6
96 Wyoming 10 117 113 17 247 24.7
98 UTEP 11 118 115 16 249 22.6
99 Air Force 12 125 119 8 252 21.0
100 Eastern Michigan 11 132 103 18 253 23.0
101 Central Michigan 12 111 130 13 254 21.2
102 UNLV 11 138 92 26 256 23.3
103 Troy 12 110 126 21 257 21.4
103 Arizona 10 115 122 20 257 25.7
103 Texas State 10 126 112 19 257 25.7
106 Toledo 11 89 141 28 258 23.5
107 South Alabama 13 106 122 33 261 20.1
108 Ball State 11 113 127 22 262 23.8
109 Rice 13 124 124 18 266 20.5
109 Memphis 12 99 132 35 266 22.2
109 East Carolina 12 110 137 19 266 22.2
112 UCF 13 116 133 18 267 20.5
112 Akron 11 123 119 25 267 24.3
114 Baylor 10 101 152 15 268 26.8
115 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 103 145 23 271 22.6
116 Ohio 13 111 144 22 277 21.3
117 Kent State 13 89 171 18 278 21.4
118 Louisiana-Monroe 13 116 144 19 279 21.5
119 Middle Tennessee 12 129 140 11 280 23.3
120 Northern Illinois 13 131 132 27 290 22.3
121 Nevada 12 130 137 30 297 24.8
122 Tulane 12 144 131 24 299 24.9
123 Marshall 12 123 153 30 306 25.5
124 Houston 12 132 160 23 315 26.3