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

Name G Pen. Yards Pen./G Yards/G
1 Arizona 10 98 970 9.8 97.0
2 South Alabama 13 93 814 7.2 62.6
3 South Florida 10 84 798 8.4 79.8
4 Louisiana Tech 9 83 789 9.2 87.7
5 Ball State 11 80 783 7.3 71.2
6 USC 10 85 776 8.5 77.6
7 Washington State 9 81 765 9.0 85.0
8 Louisiana-Monroe 13 85 760 6.5 58.5
9 Syracuse 11 86 752 7.8 68.4
10 Tulsa 14 88 748 6.3 53.4
11 Troy 12 87 740 7.3 61.7
12 Houston 12 80 726 6.7 60.5
13 Nevada 12 80 697 6.7 58.1
14 Texas State 10 67 688 6.7 68.8
15 Central Michigan 12 79 683 6.6 56.9
16 Rice 13 75 681 5.8 52.4
17 Hawai'i 11 68 680 6.2 61.8
18 Cincinnati 12 77 671 6.4 55.9
19 Marshall 12 80 665 6.7 55.4
20 New Mexico State 10 69 662 6.9 66.2
21 Western Kentucky 12 75 656 6.3 54.7
22 Tulane 12 68 652 5.7 54.3
23 East Carolina 12 73 651 6.1 54.3
24 SMU 12 71 649 5.9 54.1
25 Virginia Tech 11 82 645 7.5 58.6
26 Oregon State 10 67 641 6.7 64.1
27 Miami (Ohio) 10 66 640 6.6 64.0
27 Ohio 13 69 640 5.3 49.2
29 Western Michigan 11 76 639 6.9 58.1
30 Utah State 12 74 635 6.2 52.9
31 West Virginia 10 70 630 7.0 63.0
32 Colorado 10 70 628 7.0 62.8
33 Rutgers 12 75 627 6.3 52.3
34 Minnesota 10 72 625 7.2 62.5
35 UNLV 11 68 624 6.2 56.7
36 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 79 617 6.6 51.4
37 Florida International 11 71 614 6.5 55.8
38 Indiana 10 59 605 5.9 60.5
39 UCLA 10 65 599 6.5 59.9
40 Kent State 13 62 597 4.8 45.9
41 Arkansas State 11 77 589 7.0 53.5
42 Stanford 10 62 581 6.2 58.1
43 North Carolina 11 68 580 6.2 52.7
44 Arizona State 11 66 576 6.0 52.4
45 Buffalo 10 56 575 5.6 57.5
46 New Mexico 11 69 574 6.3 52.2
46 Connecticut 11 68 574 6.2 52.2
48 Wyoming 10 65 573 6.5 57.3
49 Massachusetts 9 66 570 7.3 63.3
50 California 8 65 568 8.1 71.0
51 UTSA 8 60 561 7.5 70.1
52 Iowa State 10 64 558 6.4 55.8
53 UAB 10 57 551 5.7 55.1
54 Duke 10 62 550 6.2 55.0
55 Utah 10 71 547 7.1 54.7
56 Boise State 13 67 542 5.2 41.7
57 Oklahoma State 10 70 540 7.0 54.0
58 Texas Tech 10 54 538 5.4 53.8
59 Toledo 11 60 537 5.5 48.8
60 Bowling Green 11 67 534 6.1 48.5
61 Northern Illinois 13 58 533 4.5 41.0
62 Temple 10 58 532 5.8 53.2
63 Oregon 10 54 530 5.4 53.0
64 Nebraska 10 54 528 5.4 52.8
65 Akron 11 63 524 5.7 47.6
66 Louisville 12 65 521 5.4 43.4
67 Vanderbilt 9 61 519 6.8 57.7
68 Texas A&M 9 61 518 6.8 57.6
68 Southern Mississippi 9 54 518 6.0 57.6
68 Maryland 10 57 518 5.7 51.8
71 Texas 10 54 517 5.4 51.7
72 Virginia 12 66 508 5.5 42.3
73 Purdue 10 60 501 6.0 50.1
74 Miami (Florida) 9 64 499 7.1 55.4
74 North Texas 10 59 499 5.9 49.9
74 Eastern Michigan 11 57 499 5.2 45.4
77 Northwestern 10 60 498 6.0 49.8
78 TCU 10 53 497 5.3 49.7
79 San Diego State 11 56 495 5.1 45.0
80 Ohio State 10 54 492 5.4 49.2
80 Middle Tennessee 12 54 492 4.5 41.0
82 Mississippi State 9 55 486 6.1 54.0
83 Idaho 9 65 484 7.2 53.8
84 Fresno State 11 58 480 5.3 43.6
85 Memphis 12 53 471 4.4 39.3
86 Baylor 10 57 468 5.7 46.8
87 BYU 8 49 463 6.1 57.9
88 Boston College 8 53 459 6.6 57.4
89 Kansas 8 44 458 5.5 57.3
90 Florida Atlantic 10 52 455 5.2 45.5
90 Pittsburgh 11 55 455 5.0 41.4
92 Washington 8 52 452 6.5 56.5
93 Air Force 12 58 447 4.8 37.3
94 UTEP 11 49 433 4.5 39.4
95 Iowa 8 47 432 5.9 54.0
96 Georgia Tech 11 54 426 4.9 38.7
97 Penn State 9 54 425 6.0 47.2
98 Florida State 11 49 418 4.5 38.0
99 North Carolina State 10 56 415 5.6 41.5
100 Colorado State 9 45 407 5.0 45.2
101 San Jose State 11 44 405 4.0 36.8
102 Army 11 46 402 4.2 36.5
103 Kansas State 10 44 400 4.4 40.0
104 Navy 11 45 394 4.1 35.8
105 Notre Dame 9 47 361 5.2 40.1
106 UCF 13 45 359 3.5 27.6
107 Oklahoma 9 46 356 5.1 39.6
108 Arkansas 8 47 345 5.9 43.1
109 Clemson 10 42 333 4.2 33.3
110 Wake Forest 8 43 331 5.4 41.4
110 Illinois 9 45 331 5.0 36.8
112 Mississippi 7 42 325 6.0 46.4
113 LSU 8 49 320 6.1 40.0
114 Michigan 7 42 318 6.0 45.4
115 Missouri 6 38 302 6.3 50.3
116 Alabama 9 38 290 4.2 32.2
117 Georgia 9 34 269 3.8 29.9
118 Kentucky 7 34 255 4.9 36.4
119 Tennessee 7 28 236 4.0 33.7
120 Florida 6 34 235 5.7 39.2
121 South Carolina 7 28 233 4.0 33.3
122 Wisconsin 8 31 226 3.9 28.3
123 Auburn 6 23 213 3.8 35.5
124 Michigan State 7 23 190 3.3 27.1