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

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Georgia Tech 4 81 17 3 101 25.3
2 Baylor 4 63 49 6 118 29.5
3 Oregon 4 60 50 4 114 28.5
4 Clemson 4 58 49 6 113 28.3
4 Arizona 4 58 30 14 102 25.5
6 Army 3 57 9 1 67 22.3
6 New Mexico 4 57 15 9 81 20.3
8 Air Force 4 56 16 5 77 19.3
9 Kent State 5 54 32 2 88 17.6
10 Northern Illinois 4 52 49 4 105 26.3
10 Navy 3 52 13 2 67 22.3
10 Temple 4 52 19 3 74 18.5
13 Tulsa 4 48 50 5 103 25.8
14 UCLA 5 47 55 14 116 23.2
14 Nebraska 4 47 30 8 85 21.3
16 Ohio State 3 46 21 2 69 23.0
17 Stanford 5 45 53 7 105 21.0
18 Syracuse 4 44 49 3 96 24.0
18 Arizona State 4 44 43 3 90 22.5
20 Eastern Michigan 4 43 26 4 73 18.3
21 Louisiana Tech 4 42 78 15 135 33.8
21 Texas A&M 4 42 62 10 114 28.5
21 Notre Dame 4 42 57 3 102 25.5
21 Northwestern 3 42 28 3 73 24.3
21 Memphis 4 42 36 9 87 21.8
26 Marshall 4 41 66 8 115 28.8
26 West Virginia 4 41 54 8 103 25.8
26 Ohio 4 41 43 5 89 22.3
29 Ball State 3 40 37 5 82 27.3
29 Iowa State 4 40 36 9 85 21.3
29 Cincinnati 4 40 33 2 75 18.8
29 Florida 4 40 23 3 66 16.5
33 Oklahoma State 4 39 50 4 93 23.3
33 Louisiana-Lafayette 4 39 41 12 92 23.0
33 Alabama 4 39 39 4 82 20.5
33 Western Kentucky 4 39 38 3 80 20.0
33 Wisconsin 3 39 19 1 59 19.7
33 Kansas 3 39 12 8 59 19.7
39 Georgia 4 38 49 2 89 22.3
40 Oklahoma 4 37 91 8 136 34.0
40 Troy 4 37 67 8 112 28.0
40 UTSA 4 37 47 10 94 23.5
40 Virginia Tech 4 37 40 4 81 20.3
40 Vanderbilt 4 37 36 7 80 20.0
45 Missouri 4 36 50 3 89 22.3
45 UCF 4 36 42 4 82 20.5
45 Virginia 4 36 35 3 74 18.5
45 Utah 4 36 33 3 72 18.0
49 Tennessee 4 35 68 6 109 27.3
49 USC 4 35 51 16 102 25.5
49 Rice 3 35 36 2 73 24.3
49 San Diego State 3 35 20 3 58 19.3
53 Arkansas State 3 34 36 7 77 25.7
53 UAB 4 34 51 7 92 23.0
53 Purdue 4 34 49 6 89 22.3
53 LSU 4 34 44 3 81 20.3
57 Utah State 3 33 29 8 70 23.3
57 Colorado State 4 33 35 7 75 18.8
59 Oregon State 4 32 53 11 96 24.0
59 Central Michigan 4 32 44 5 81 20.3
59 Washington 4 32 42 7 81 20.3
59 Illinois 4 32 26 6 64 16.0
63 Texas Tech 4 31 65 5 101 25.3
63 Toledo 3 31 37 6 74 24.7
63 Wyoming 4 31 51 11 93 23.3
63 Texas State 4 31 41 13 85 21.3
63 Kentucky 3 31 23 6 60 20.0
63 Auburn 4 31 26 3 60 15.0
69 East Carolina 3 30 48 4 82 27.3
69 Texas 3 30 37 4 71 23.7
69 Mississippi 4 30 47 7 84 21.0
72 Penn State 4 29 50 8 87 21.8
72 Miami (Florida) 4 29 44 6 79 19.8
72 SMU 4 29 31 5 65 16.3
72 Iowa 4 29 28 6 63 15.8
72 Maryland 4 29 24 5 58 14.5
77 BYU 3 28 48 6 82 27.3
77 Boise State 3 28 32 3 63 21.0
77 Michigan State 3 28 30 5 63 21.0
77 Florida International 3 28 26 3 57 19.0
77 Michigan 4 28 37 10 75 18.8
82 Boston College 4 27 46 6 79 19.8
82 UTEP 3 27 18 5 50 16.7
84 Louisville 4 26 62 5 93 23.3
84 South Alabama 4 26 48 10 84 21.0
84 California 3 26 23 10 59 19.7
84 Southern Mississippi 4 26 29 6 61 15.3
88 Fresno State 3 25 39 6 70 23.3
88 North Texas 4 25 48 8 81 20.3
88 Buffalo 4 25 40 9 74 18.5
88 Idaho 4 25 33 6 64 16.0
88 Minnesota 4 25 24 8 57 14.3
93 North Carolina State 4 24 55 5 84 21.0
93 Florida State 3 24 33 5 62 20.7
93 Mississippi State 4 24 49 4 77 19.3
93 Middle Tennessee 3 24 24 2 50 16.7
93 TCU 3 24 21 2 47 15.7
98 North Carolina 3 23 49 3 75 25.0
98 Nevada 2 23 23 3 49 24.5
98 San Jose State 4 23 58 5 86 21.5
98 Kansas State 3 23 31 4 58 19.3
98 Bowling Green 3 23 25 2 50 16.7
98 Wake Forest 4 23 34 2 59 14.8
98 Rutgers 4 23 28 4 55 13.8
105 South Carolina 3 22 36 6 64 21.3
105 Arkansas 4 22 54 7 83 20.8
105 Massachusetts 4 22 49 11 82 20.5
105 South Florida 3 22 32 7 61 20.3
105 Houston 4 22 47 8 77 19.3
105 UNLV 4 22 42 4 68 17.0
111 Western Michigan 3 21 40 6 67 22.3
111 Miami (Ohio) 4 21 58 9 88 22.0
111 Colorado 4 21 35 9 65 16.3
114 Indiana 4 20 62 2 84 21.0
115 Louisiana-Monroe 4 19 58 7 84 21.0
116 Duke 3 18 39 9 66 22.0
117 Florida Atlantic 3 17 31 5 53 17.7
117 Connecticut 3 17 33 2 52 17.3
117 New Mexico State 3 17 16 7 40 13.3
120 Akron 3 16 45 9 70 23.3
121 Pittsburgh 3 15 36 2 53 17.7
121 Hawai'i 4 15 39 6 60 15.0
123 Tulane 4 14 58 13 85 21.3
124 Washington State 4 13 50 20 83 20.8