2012 National Leaders Opponent Penalties - Games vs. BCS Automatic Qualifying Teams through 01/07/2013

Name G Pen. Yards Pen./G Yards/G
1 Arizona 10 98 968 9.8 96.8
2 USC 12 103 905 8.6 75.4
3 Syracuse 12 91 785 7.6 65.4
4 UCLA 12 81 765 6.8 63.8
5 California 10 83 753 8.3 75.3
6 Oregon State 11 81 748 7.4 68.0
7 Stanford 13 78 715 6.0 55.0
8 Washington State 9 78 687 8.7 76.3
9 South Florida 9 74 679 8.2 75.4
10 Nebraska 11 63 655 5.7 59.5
11 Minnesota 10 75 653 7.5 65.3
12 Boston College 10 73 647 7.3 64.7
13 West Virginia 11 70 643 6.4 58.5
14 Michigan 11 69 615 6.3 55.9
15 Miami (Florida) 11 75 612 6.8 55.6
16 Vanderbilt 11 74 601 6.7 54.6
17 Virginia Tech 11 76 589 6.9 53.5
18 Arizona State 11 69 573 6.3 52.1
19 Colorado 9 61 568 6.8 63.1
19 Maryland 11 64 568 5.8 51.6
21 Washington 10 66 562 6.6 56.2
22 Northwestern 12 65 559 5.4 46.6
23 Iowa State 10 66 558 6.6 55.8
24 Oregon 10 53 550 5.3 55.0
25 Cincinnati 9 59 540 6.6 60.0
26 Temple 9 56 533 6.2 59.2
27 Duke 10 58 529 5.8 52.9
28 Texas 11 54 527 4.9 47.9
29 Florida 10 64 526 6.4 52.6
30 Clemson 11 63 521 5.7 47.4
31 Penn State 10 59 519 5.9 51.9
32 Connecticut 9 59 512 6.6 56.9
33 Florida State 11 58 508 5.3 46.2
34 Utah 9 61 501 6.8 55.7
34 Wake Forest 10 60 501 6.0 50.1
36 Baylor 10 56 499 5.6 49.9
37 Missouri 10 64 495 6.4 49.5
38 Notre Dame 11 61 493 5.5 44.8
39 Texas A&M 9 63 491 7.0 54.6
40 Oklahoma State 11 62 481 5.6 43.7
41 North Carolina 9 58 480 6.4 53.3
42 Iowa 9 48 474 5.3 52.7
43 Louisville 10 56 471 5.6 47.1
43 Pittsburgh 10 53 471 5.3 47.1
45 Texas Tech 10 52 470 5.2 47.0
46 Indiana 8 48 468 6.0 58.5
47 Kansas State 11 53 462 4.8 42.0
48 Purdue 10 60 458 6.0 45.8
49 Georgia 11 60 457 5.5 41.5
50 Kansas 9 44 454 4.9 50.4
51 South Carolina 10 52 453 5.2 45.3
51 Alabama 11 50 453 4.5 41.2
53 North Carolina State 11 57 449 5.2 40.8
53 TCU 11 46 449 4.2 40.8
55 Ohio State 9 47 444 5.2 49.3
56 Rutgers 9 56 438 6.2 48.7
57 Mississippi 10 53 418 5.3 41.8
58 LSU 10 54 414 5.4 41.4
59 Wisconsin 11 45 413 4.1 37.5
60 Mississippi State 9 44 411 4.9 45.7
61 Arkansas 9 49 409 5.4 45.4
62 Michigan State 10 49 408 4.9 40.8
63 Oklahoma 11 50 404 4.5 36.7
64 Georgia Tech 11 48 385 4.4 35.0
65 Virginia 10 53 374 5.3 37.4
66 Tennessee 9 44 346 4.9 38.4
67 Louisiana Tech 3 39 345 13.0 115.0
68 Illinois 9 37 340 4.1 37.8
69 Kentucky 9 44 325 4.9 36.1
70 SMU 3 32 317 10.7 105.7
71 BYU 5 33 312 6.6 62.4
72 Auburn 9 40 309 4.4 34.3
73 Ball State 3 30 302 10.0 100.7
74 Massachusetts 4 26 231 6.5 57.8
75 UNLV 2 23 214 11.5 107.0
76 Louisiana-Monroe 3 22 195 7.3 65.0
77 Nevada 3 24 185 8.0 61.7
78 Bowling Green 2 23 166 11.5 83.0
79 Fresno State 2 19 154 9.5 77.0
80 UTEP 3 16 149 5.3 49.7
81 Northern Illinois 3 15 147 5.0 49.0
82 Central Michigan 2 15 146 7.5 73.0
83 Navy 4 16 145 4.0 36.3
84 Troy 2 15 144 7.5 72.0
85 Western Michigan 3 21 139 7.0 46.3
86 Rice 2 13 135 6.5 67.5
86 Army 4 16 135 4.0 33.8
88 Tulane 2 14 132 7.0 66.0
89 UAB 2 13 129 6.5 64.5
90 Tulsa 3 18 128 6.0 42.7
91 Utah State 2 16 127 8.0 63.5
92 Louisiana-Lafayette 2 15 124 7.5 62.0
93 Marshall 2 14 119 7.0 59.5
94 Florida International 2 14 118 7.0 59.0
95 UCF 2 15 114 7.5 57.0
96 East Carolina 2 11 111 5.5 55.5
97 New Mexico 2 11 110 5.5 55.0
98 Arkansas State 2 12 109 6.0 54.5
99 Miami (Ohio) 2 12 104 6.0 52.0
100 Toledo 2 11 101 5.5 50.5
101 South Alabama 2 13 100 6.5 50.0
101 Boise State 2 12 100 6.0 50.0
101 Kent State 2 9 100 4.5 50.0
104 Idaho 2 13 98 6.5 49.0
105 Texas State 1 7 90 7.0 90.0
106 Middle Tennessee 2 11 83 5.5 41.5
107 Buffalo 3 12 81 4.0 27.0
108 New Mexico State 1 7 75 7.0 75.0
109 Hawai'i 1 8 74 8.0 74.0
110 Florida Atlantic 2 11 70 5.5 35.0
110 North Texas 2 11 70 5.5 35.0
112 Houston 1 8 62 8.0 62.0
113 Colorado State 1 7 60 7.0 60.0
114 Southern Mississippi 2 7 59 3.5 29.5
115 Eastern Michigan 2 6 55 3.0 27.5
116 San Diego State 1 4 46 4.0 46.0
117 Air Force 1 5 45 5.0 45.0
117 Western Kentucky 2 6 45 3.0 22.5
119 Wyoming 1 3 35 3.0 35.0
120 Akron 1 5 30 5.0 30.0
121 Ohio 1 3 25 3.0 25.0
122 Memphis 1 3 21 3.0 21.0
123 San Jose State 1 1 5 1.0 5.0