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

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