2012 National Leaders First Downs - Games vs. FBS Teams With Non-Winning Record Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Louisiana Tech 7 86 107 21 214 30.6
2 Nevada 8 109 97 15 221 27.6
3 East Carolina 7 62 95 11 168 24.0
3 Louisiana-Monroe 7 52 95 18 165 23.6
5 Boise State 7 68 92 7 167 23.9
6 Rice 8 83 89 10 182 22.8
7 Connecticut 7 33 88 5 126 18.0
8 Clemson 6 78 87 8 173 28.8
8 Marshall 5 45 87 10 142 28.4
10 Arizona State 6 61 86 13 160 26.7
11 Texas Tech 5 48 84 10 142 28.4
11 UCF 8 87 84 5 176 22.0
11 Georgia 7 65 84 4 153 21.9
14 North Carolina 6 55 81 8 144 24.0
14 North Carolina State 7 43 81 9 133 19.0
16 Penn State 6 54 80 12 146 24.3
17 Houston 6 55 79 12 146 24.3
17 Fresno State 6 54 79 10 143 23.8
17 Louisville 7 62 79 12 153 21.9
20 Tennessee 4 38 78 7 123 30.8
20 Ohio 7 80 78 14 172 24.6
20 Northern Illinois 8 87 78 9 174 21.8
23 Ball State 6 86 76 14 176 29.3
24 Troy 6 55 75 14 144 24.0
25 Syracuse 6 60 74 9 143 23.8
25 Western Michigan 6 45 74 9 128 21.3
27 UNLV 7 46 73 14 133 19.0
28 BYU 6 74 72 13 159 26.5
28 UAB 6 55 72 12 139 23.2
28 Mississippi State 6 50 72 8 130 21.7
31 Rutgers 7 38 71 15 124 17.7
32 Wyoming 5 41 68 10 119 23.8
33 SMU 5 42 67 6 115 23.0
33 Purdue 6 61 67 8 136 22.7
35 Middle Tennessee 7 78 66 11 155 22.1
36 Florida State 6 72 65 7 144 24.0
36 Miami (Florida) 5 41 65 10 116 23.2
36 Central Michigan 6 50 65 11 126 21.0
39 UCLA 5 46 64 11 121 24.2
39 New Mexico State 5 29 64 13 106 21.2
39 Colorado State 6 50 64 8 122 20.3
42 San Jose State 4 29 62 5 96 24.0
43 Akron 4 27 61 4 92 23.0
44 Utah State 6 51 60 13 124 20.7
44 Massachusetts 6 31 60 9 100 16.7
46 West Virginia 4 41 59 6 106 26.5
46 Tulsa 8 108 59 15 182 22.8
48 Arkansas State 5 57 58 10 125 25.0
48 Notre Dame 4 35 58 4 97 24.3
48 Tulane 4 25 58 10 93 23.3
51 Michigan 6 63 57 7 127 21.2
52 Toledo 5 56 56 9 121 24.2
53 Texas A&M 3 39 55 5 99 33.0
53 South Carolina 5 42 55 7 104 20.8
53 Washington State 4 12 55 11 78 19.5
53 Boston College 4 13 55 3 71 17.8
57 Florida International 5 50 54 8 112 22.4
57 Duke 5 37 54 10 101 20.2
59 Cincinnati 6 54 53 8 115 19.2
60 Florida Atlantic 4 26 52 9 87 21.8
60 USC 5 34 52 17 103 20.6
60 Louisiana-Lafayette 6 60 52 9 121 20.2
60 Western Kentucky 6 53 52 12 117 19.5
64 Kent State 7 80 51 12 143 20.4
64 Vanderbilt 6 56 51 14 121 20.2
64 Bowling Green 6 59 51 10 120 20.0
64 Hawai'i 5 33 51 10 94 18.8
68 San Diego State 6 81 50 8 139 23.2
69 Ohio State 6 80 49 7 136 22.7
70 Buffalo 5 40 48 10 98 19.6
71 UTEP 4 40 47 7 94 23.5
71 Indiana 4 35 47 11 93 23.3
71 Alabama 5 65 47 4 116 23.2
74 Oklahoma 3 25 46 0 71 23.7
74 Maryland 6 33 46 11 90 15.0
76 Miami (Ohio) 3 32 45 9 86 28.7
76 Mississippi 5 66 45 6 117 23.4
78 Texas 4 42 44 3 89 22.3
78 Virginia Tech 5 46 44 3 93 18.6
80 Pittsburgh 4 27 43 3 73 18.3
81 Colorado 3 18 42 8 68 22.7
81 Washington 4 32 42 7 81 20.3
83 Memphis 5 46 41 9 96 19.2
84 Northwestern 5 86 40 6 132 26.4
84 South Alabama 5 44 40 16 100 20.0
86 Oregon State 3 21 39 11 71 23.7
86 Stanford 4 32 39 8 79 19.8
86 Wake Forest 5 46 39 2 87 17.4
89 Minnesota 5 50 38 6 94 18.8
89 Virginia 4 33 38 1 72 18.0
91 Oklahoma State 3 29 37 7 73 24.3
91 TCU 3 21 37 5 63 21.0
91 UTSA 4 41 37 5 83 20.8
94 Baylor 2 19 36 1 56 28.0
94 Texas State 4 43 36 8 87 21.8
96 Nebraska 3 35 35 4 74 24.7
96 Idaho 3 24 35 2 61 20.3
98 Oregon 3 50 34 4 88 29.3
98 Michigan State 4 43 34 3 80 20.0
98 Temple 5 53 34 8 95 19.0
101 LSU 4 40 33 5 78 19.5
101 Iowa 4 23 33 7 63 15.8
103 Wisconsin 5 80 32 4 116 23.2
104 North Texas 4 31 31 10 72 18.0
105 Navy 6 95 30 4 129 21.5
106 New Mexico 7 111 29 13 153 21.9
107 Southern Mississippi 4 37 28 11 76 19.0
107 Illinois 4 39 28 6 73 18.3
109 South Florida 3 16 27 7 50 16.7
110 Iowa State 2 18 26 2 46 23.0
110 Kansas State 3 36 26 6 68 22.7
110 Utah 3 34 26 4 64 21.3
110 Eastern Michigan 3 32 26 4 62 20.7
114 Arkansas 2 17 23 3 43 21.5
115 Auburn 2 18 22 1 41 20.5
116 Air Force 6 92 21 8 121 20.2
117 California 2 25 19 0 44 22.0
117 Florida 3 31 19 3 53 17.7
119 Kentucky 3 16 18 4 38 12.7
120 Army 5 101 17 3 121 24.2
121 Missouri 2 24 16 0 40 20.0
122 Georgia Tech 4 81 15 3 99 24.8
122 Arizona 2 31 15 2 48 24.0
124 Kansas 1 12 9 2 23 23.0