2012 National Leaders First Downs - Games Won Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Oregon 12 198 124 14 336 28.0
2 Alabama 13 156 118 12 286 22.0
2 Ohio State 12 156 86 15 257 21.4
4 Northern Illinois 12 151 134 12 297 24.8
5 Tulsa 11 146 89 23 258 23.5
6 Navy 8 144 39 6 189 23.6
7 Georgia Tech 7 136 27 5 168 24.0
8 Nebraska 10 134 89 17 240 24.0
9 Texas A&M 11 133 156 21 310 28.2
10 Northwestern 10 132 89 13 234 23.4
11 Florida State 12 130 144 12 286 23.8
12 Clemson 11 127 163 14 304 27.6
13 Arkansas State 10 126 108 17 251 25.1
14 Ball State 9 124 118 20 262 29.1
14 Notre Dame 12 124 125 16 265 22.1
16 Kansas State 11 122 104 16 242 22.0
17 Baylor 8 119 104 12 235 29.4
18 Kent State 11 117 74 13 204 18.5
19 Wisconsin 8 115 51 8 174 21.8
19 Florida 11 115 64 15 194 17.6
21 Louisiana Tech 9 113 136 28 277 30.8
21 Air Force 6 113 21 5 139 23.2
21 San Diego State 9 113 75 18 206 22.9
21 UCF 10 113 106 8 227 22.7
25 Arizona 8 112 106 24 242 30.3
26 Georgia 12 108 145 11 264 22.0
26 LSU 10 108 83 12 203 20.3
28 Nevada 7 106 88 13 207 29.6
29 Stanford 12 105 115 23 243 20.3
30 Boise State 11 103 127 15 245 22.3
31 Utah State 11 102 122 18 242 22.0
32 Arizona State 8 100 111 16 227 28.4
32 Syracuse 8 100 88 12 200 25.0
34 Oklahoma 10 99 169 12 280 28.0
34 Texas 9 99 95 10 204 22.7
34 Cincinnati 10 99 91 17 207 20.7
37 Oklahoma State 8 97 99 15 211 26.4
37 Ohio 9 97 95 22 214 23.8
37 Louisville 11 97 138 16 251 22.8
37 Louisiana-Lafayette 9 97 92 16 205 22.8
41 UCLA 9 96 117 21 234 26.0
42 South Carolina 11 95 117 15 227 20.6
43 Mississippi 7 94 71 11 176 25.1
44 Toledo 9 90 102 10 202 22.4
45 Fresno State 9 89 120 17 226 25.1
45 Middle Tennessee 8 89 73 12 174 21.8
47 BYU 8 87 101 9 197 24.6
47 Vanderbilt 9 87 74 19 180 20.0
49 North Carolina 8 86 110 9 205 25.6
50 Rice 7 81 80 7 168 24.0
50 Bowling Green 8 81 69 13 163 20.4
52 Michigan 8 76 77 11 164 20.5
53 Texas Tech 8 75 136 19 230 28.8
54 Oregon State 9 74 130 24 228 25.3
54 Penn State 8 74 104 15 193 24.1
56 San Jose State 11 73 166 13 252 22.9
56 Western Kentucky 7 73 63 13 149 21.3
58 East Carolina 8 71 108 14 193 24.1
59 Central Michigan 7 70 68 13 151 21.6
60 West Virginia 7 69 116 8 193 27.6
61 Mississippi State 8 68 96 11 175 21.9
62 Virginia Tech 7 67 63 5 135 19.3
63 New Mexico 4 65 17 7 89 22.3
64 Iowa State 6 64 75 9 148 24.7
64 TCU 7 64 66 7 137 19.6
66 Marshall 5 63 88 10 161 32.2
67 Louisiana-Monroe 8 62 105 17 184 23.0
67 Michigan State 7 62 78 5 145 20.7
69 Purdue 6 61 78 9 148 24.7
70 Washington 7 60 65 13 138 19.7
70 Minnesota 6 60 49 9 118 19.7
70 Rutgers 9 60 83 15 158 17.6
73 USC 7 59 71 18 148 21.1
74 North Carolina State 7 58 78 6 142 20.3
75 UTSA 6 56 66 9 131 21.8
76 Houston 5 55 73 10 138 27.6
76 Temple 4 55 21 3 79 19.8
78 Duke 6 52 71 12 135 22.5
78 Pittsburgh 6 52 68 8 128 21.3
80 Troy 5 51 62 12 125 25.0
80 SMU 7 51 76 4 131 18.7
82 Miami (Florida) 7 50 92 15 157 22.4
83 Army 2 47 7 0 54 27.0
84 Texas State 4 46 36 6 88 22.0
84 Utah 5 46 51 7 104 20.8
84 Missouri 5 46 44 2 92 18.4
87 Wake Forest 5 44 49 4 97 19.4
88 Tennessee 5 43 89 9 141 28.2
89 Memphis 4 42 29 10 81 20.3
90 Western Michigan 4 40 58 8 106 26.5
90 Virginia 4 40 49 3 92 23.0
90 Iowa 4 40 28 7 75 18.8
93 Miami (Ohio) 4 38 59 10 107 26.8
93 Auburn 3 38 19 4 61 20.3
95 California 3 37 26 5 68 22.7
95 Colorado State 4 37 37 5 79 19.8
97 Indiana 4 36 45 16 97 24.3
97 Buffalo 4 36 43 12 91 22.8
97 North Texas 4 36 29 7 72 18.0
100 Arkansas 4 35 45 6 86 21.5
101 UAB 3 33 37 6 76 25.3
102 Florida International 3 30 29 4 63 21.0
103 UTEP 3 29 33 6 68 22.7
104 Florida Atlantic 3 28 31 4 63 21.0
104 Connecticut 5 28 44 2 74 14.8
106 Wyoming 4 26 57 10 93 23.3
106 South Florida 3 26 32 4 62 20.7
106 Hawai'i 3 26 27 5 58 19.3
109 Kentucky 2 24 21 2 47 23.5
110 Eastern Michigan 2 23 21 3 47 23.5
111 South Alabama 2 18 17 7 42 21.0
112 Maryland 4 16 32 6 54 13.5
113 UNLV 2 15 25 2 42 21.0
114 Akron 1 12 29 2 43 43.0
114 Kansas 1 12 9 1 22 22.0
114 Washington State 3 12 36 15 63 21.0
117 Boston College 2 10 25 3 38 19.0
117 Illinois 2 10 20 2 32 16.0
119 Tulane 2 9 28 2 39 19.5
120 Colorado 1 8 16 2 26 26.0
121 Idaho 1 6 12 2 20 20.0
121 New Mexico State 1 6 9 3 18 18.0
123 Massachusetts 1 4 14 3 21 21.0