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