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

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Alabama 2 6 14 0 20 10.0
2 North Carolina 2 9 11 2 22 11.0
3 LSU 2 8 11 4 23 11.5
4 Connecticut 3 12 20 3 35 11.7
5 TCU 1 2 7 3 12 12.0
5 Virginia Tech 1 5 5 2 12 12.0
5 Oklahoma 1 7 3 2 12 12.0
5 Texas Tech 2 12 11 1 24 12.0
5 Michigan State 3 7 25 4 36 12.0
10 BYU 7 24 62 7 93 13.3
11 North Carolina State 1 4 9 1 14 14.0
12 Stanford 1 2 13 0 15 15.0
12 Illinois 2 7 21 2 30 15.0
12 Louisville 2 17 11 2 30 15.0
15 Mississippi 2 5 22 4 31 15.5
15 Texas 2 20 9 2 31 15.5
15 Bowling Green 10 52 89 14 155 15.5
18 Vanderbilt 1 6 9 1 16 16.0
18 Georgia 2 13 17 2 32 16.0
20 Boise State 11 90 73 17 180 16.4
21 Wisconsin 2 15 15 3 33 16.5
22 Ohio State 3 13 31 6 50 16.7
23 Florida State 1 5 7 5 17 17.0
23 Florida 2 11 17 6 34 17.0
23 UCLA 2 14 17 3 34 17.0
26 Fresno State 10 81 74 20 175 17.5
27 San Jose State 11 70 112 12 194 17.6
28 Tulsa 10 70 92 16 178 17.8
29 Oklahoma State 1 7 11 0 18 18.0
29 Arizona State 1 16 1 1 18 18.0
29 Iowa 2 13 17 6 36 18.0
29 Notre Dame 2 17 15 4 36 18.0
33 Washington 2 20 15 2 37 18.5
33 Nebraska 2 24 11 2 37 18.5
35 USC 1 7 9 3 19 19.0
35 South Carolina 2 7 26 5 38 19.0
35 Duke 2 15 20 3 38 19.0
35 Buffalo 8 54 84 14 152 19.0
39 Florida Atlantic 9 81 74 18 173 19.2
40 Cincinnati 2 15 22 2 39 19.5
40 Minnesota 2 18 16 5 39 19.5
40 Iowa State 2 19 13 7 39 19.5
40 Arkansas State 10 71 109 15 195 19.5
44 SMU 9 53 117 6 176 19.6
45 Utah State 10 78 96 23 197 19.7
46 Rice 11 100 105 14 219 19.9
47 Clemson 1 12 5 3 20 20.0
48 Western Kentucky 10 87 94 22 203 20.3
49 Utah 2 17 17 7 41 20.5
49 Michigan 2 22 15 4 41 20.5
49 Troy 10 91 97 17 205 20.5
52 Florida International 10 82 110 14 206 20.6
52 San Diego State 11 98 110 19 227 20.6
54 Rutgers 3 35 20 7 62 20.7
54 Army 7 73 65 7 145 20.7
54 Louisiana-Monroe 10 82 109 16 207 20.7
54 Hawai'i 10 115 74 18 207 20.7
54 Air Force 11 122 98 8 228 20.7
59 UCF 12 110 123 18 251 20.9
60 Virginia 1 8 11 2 21 21.0
60 Kansas State 1 10 10 1 21 21.0
60 Auburn 2 10 24 8 42 21.0
60 Colorado 2 14 24 4 42 21.0
64 South Alabama 10 87 98 26 211 21.1
65 New Mexico 10 84 114 14 212 21.2
66 North Texas 9 78 99 15 192 21.3
66 Memphis 10 79 108 26 213 21.3
68 Southern Mississippi 10 106 95 15 216 21.6
68 Kent State 11 88 137 13 238 21.6
70 Navy 8 95 73 6 174 21.8
71 Louisiana-Lafayette 10 77 122 20 219 21.9
72 Pittsburgh 1 11 9 2 22 22.0
72 Temple 1 18 4 0 22 22.0
72 Ohio 11 101 122 19 242 22.0
75 Western Michigan 8 77 89 12 178 22.3
75 East Carolina 10 96 109 18 223 22.3
77 UTEP 9 89 100 14 203 22.6
78 Northern Illinois 10 95 112 22 229 22.9
78 Central Michigan 10 103 112 14 229 22.9
80 Purdue 2 15 28 3 46 23.0
80 Kentucky 2 20 20 6 46 23.0
80 Georgia Tech 2 24 20 2 46 23.0
80 Massachusetts 8 88 87 9 184 23.0
84 Ball State 10 111 102 18 231 23.1
85 Middle Tennessee 9 87 114 8 209 23.2
85 Toledo 10 77 130 25 232 23.2
87 Mississippi State 3 36 31 3 70 23.3
87 UTSA 8 56 107 23 186 23.3
87 UAB 9 91 105 14 210 23.3
87 Nevada 9 109 83 18 210 23.3
91 Arkansas 2 13 30 4 47 23.5
91 Kansas 2 21 25 1 47 23.5
91 Penn State 2 25 20 2 47 23.5
91 New Mexico State 10 109 110 16 235 23.5
95 Eastern Michigan 9 108 87 17 212 23.6
95 UNLV 10 125 94 17 236 23.6
97 Indiana 3 33 29 9 71 23.7
97 Colorado State 10 118 98 21 237 23.7
99 Oregon State 1 8 15 1 24 24.0
100 Idaho 9 79 114 24 217 24.1
100 Texas State 10 128 100 13 241 24.1
102 Washington State 2 16 28 6 50 25.0
102 Oregon 2 23 23 4 50 25.0
102 Akron 10 123 105 22 250 25.0
105 Miami (Ohio) 9 105 110 11 226 25.1
106 Marshall 9 96 115 18 229 25.4
106 Wyoming 10 110 128 16 254 25.4
108 Tulane 10 121 118 19 258 25.8
109 Tennessee 2 14 33 5 52 26.0
109 Houston 11 119 148 19 286 26.0
111 Louisiana Tech 9 83 134 23 240 26.7
112 Missouri 1 11 14 2 27 27.0
112 California 1 14 12 1 27 27.0
112 Wake Forest 1 23 3 1 27 27.0
112 Texas A&M 2 16 29 9 54 27.0
116 West Virginia 1 9 19 0 28 28.0
117 South Florida 2 23 28 6 57 28.5
118 Baylor 2 18 38 3 59 29.5
119 Boston College 1 27 4 0 31 31.0
120 Arizona 2 41 19 3 63 31.5