2012 National Leaders Punt Returns - Games vs. FBS (I-A) Teams Only through 01/07/2013

Name G Ret. Yards Avg. TD Ret./G Yards/G
1 South Carolina 12 30 427 14.23 2 2.5 35.6
2 Florida State 12 30 405 13.50 2 2.5 33.8
3 Texas State 11 17 341 20.06 1 1.5 31.0
4 Vanderbilt 12 29 332 11.45 3 2.4 27.7
5 Memphis 11 24 303 12.63 1 2.2 27.5
6 Northwestern 12 18 321 17.83 2 1.5 26.8
7 Hawai'i 11 20 276 13.80 1 1.8 25.1
8 Virginia Tech 12 32 294 9.19 1 2.7 24.5
9 Alabama 13 30 313 10.43 0 2.3 24.1
10 Oklahoma 12 24 285 11.88 2 2.0 23.8
10 LSU 12 33 286 8.67 2 2.8 23.8
12 Ohio State 12 27 280 10.37 3 2.3 23.3
13 Connecticut 12 22 274 12.45 3 1.8 22.8
14 Utah State 12 28 268 9.57 1 2.3 22.3
15 Missouri 11 23 241 10.48 1 2.1 21.9
16 Boise State 13 27 281 10.41 0 2.1 21.6
16 Oklahoma State 12 27 259 9.59 1 2.3 21.6
16 UCLA 14 33 302 9.15 0 2.4 21.6
19 UAB 11 21 236 11.24 2 1.9 21.5
19 North Carolina 11 26 236 9.08 1 2.4 21.5
21 Stanford 14 25 299 11.96 1 1.8 21.4
22 Arizona State 12 31 256 8.26 0 2.6 21.3
23 Duke 12 20 253 12.65 1 1.7 21.1
24 Ohio 12 25 237 9.48 0 2.1 19.8
25 Tennessee 11 18 215 11.94 1 1.6 19.5
25 Northern Illinois 13 28 253 9.04 0 2.2 19.5
27 North Carolina State 12 31 233 7.52 0 2.6 19.4
28 Georgia Tech 13 19 250 13.16 0 1.5 19.2
29 UCF 14 25 266 10.64 0 1.8 19.0
30 Kansas State 12 16 227 14.19 0 1.3 18.9
31 Temple 10 23 187 8.13 0 2.3 18.7
32 Pittsburgh 11 19 205 10.79 1 1.7 18.6
33 Florida 12 17 218 12.82 1 1.4 18.2
34 Texas A&M 11 24 195 8.13 0 2.2 17.7
35 Nevada 12 15 210 14.00 0 1.3 17.5
36 Fresno State 12 23 208 9.04 1 1.9 17.3
37 Boston College 11 11 189 17.18 0 1.0 17.2
38 Florida International 12 25 201 8.04 1 2.1 16.8
39 Tulsa 13 29 216 7.45 1 2.2 16.6
40 Maryland 11 23 182 7.91 0 2.1 16.5
41 Michigan State 13 23 208 9.04 0 1.8 16.0
42 UTEP 12 19 191 10.05 1 1.6 15.9
42 Georgia 13 25 207 8.28 0 1.9 15.9
44 Bowling Green 12 24 189 7.88 0 2.0 15.8
45 BYU 12 26 188 7.23 0 2.2 15.7
46 Oregon 12 16 183 11.44 1 1.3 15.3
47 Minnesota 12 28 182 6.50 0 2.3 15.2
47 Penn State 12 30 182 6.07 1 2.5 15.2
49 SMU 12 19 181 9.53 0 1.6 15.1
50 Wisconsin 13 22 194 8.82 1 1.7 14.9
51 Akron 11 21 155 7.38 0 1.9 14.1
52 Arizona 12 13 166 12.77 1 1.1 13.8
52 West Virginia 12 15 165 11.00 1 1.3 13.8
52 UTSA 8 10 110 11.00 1 1.3 13.8
55 Ball State 13 16 177 11.06 0 1.2 13.6
56 TCU 12 21 162 7.71 0 1.8 13.5
57 Western Kentucky 12 18 160 8.89 0 1.5 13.3
57 Florida Atlantic 11 20 146 7.30 0 1.8 13.3
59 Baylor 12 15 156 10.40 0 1.3 13.0
60 Toledo 12 16 155 9.69 1 1.3 12.9
61 Massachusetts 12 20 154 7.70 0 1.7 12.8
62 Utah 11 27 138 5.11 0 2.5 12.5
63 Tulane 12 13 147 11.31 0 1.1 12.3
63 Mississippi State 12 19 147 7.74 0 1.6 12.3
65 USC 13 26 158 6.08 1 2.0 12.2
66 East Carolina 12 21 145 6.90 0 1.8 12.1
67 Nebraska 13 24 156 6.50 0 1.8 12.0
68 Troy 12 18 141 7.83 0 1.5 11.8
69 Wake Forest 11 13 128 9.85 0 1.2 11.6
69 Texas Tech 12 15 139 9.27 0 1.3 11.6
69 Cincinnati 11 20 128 6.40 0 1.8 11.6
72 Louisiana-Monroe 13 23 149 6.48 0 1.8 11.5
73 Marshall 11 12 122 10.17 1 1.1 11.1
73 South Alabama 12 15 133 8.87 0 1.3 11.1
73 California 11 16 122 7.63 0 1.5 11.1
76 Colorado State 11 12 121 10.08 0 1.1 11.0
76 Louisiana Tech 12 28 132 4.71 0 2.3 11.0
78 Michigan 13 16 141 8.81 0 1.2 10.8
79 Auburn 11 15 113 7.53 0 1.4 10.3
80 Washington 12 17 115 6.76 0 1.4 9.6
81 Texas 13 14 123 8.79 0 1.1 9.5
81 Iowa 11 14 105 7.50 0 1.3 9.5
81 Mississippi 12 21 114 5.43 0 1.8 9.5
84 Western Michigan 11 12 100 8.33 0 1.1 9.1
85 Kentucky 11 16 97 6.06 0 1.5 8.8
86 Arkansas 11 16 95 5.94 0 1.5 8.6
87 Syracuse 12 26 102 3.92 0 2.2 8.5
88 Louisville 12 22 100 4.55 0 1.8 8.3
89 Wyoming 11 9 89 9.89 0 0.8 8.1
90 San Diego State 12 14 94 6.71 0 1.2 7.8
90 Houston 12 24 93 3.88 0 2.0 7.8
92 Rutgers 12 24 92 3.83 0 2.0 7.7
93 Indiana 11 14 83 5.93 0 1.3 7.5
93 Rice 13 19 97 5.11 1 1.5 7.5
95 UNLV 12 14 89 6.36 0 1.2 7.4
95 Miami (Florida) 11 13 81 6.23 0 1.2 7.4
97 Virginia 11 21 80 3.81 0 1.9 7.3
98 Clemson 12 22 86 3.91 0 1.8 7.2
99 New Mexico 12 14 82 5.86 0 1.2 6.8
100 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 16 80 5.00 1 1.3 6.7
101 Colorado 11 13 73 5.62 0 1.2 6.6
102 Oregon State 12 11 77 7.00 0 0.9 6.4
103 Air Force 12 10 76 7.60 0 0.8 6.3
103 Buffalo 11 12 69 5.75 1 1.1 6.3
103 Eastern Michigan 11 16 69 4.31 0 1.5 6.3
106 South Florida 11 15 66 4.40 0 1.4 6.0
107 Navy 12 10 63 6.30 0 0.8 5.3
108 Army 11 11 57 5.18 0 1.0 5.2
109 Kansas 11 8 54 6.75 0 0.7 4.9
110 Iowa State 12 8 57 7.13 0 0.7 4.8
111 San Jose State 12 13 51 3.92 0 1.1 4.3
112 Arkansas State 12 10 49 4.90 0 0.8 4.1
113 Kent State 13 9 52 5.78 0 0.7 4.0
114 Washington State 11 10 41 4.10 0 0.9 3.7
115 Notre Dame 13 21 46 2.19 0 1.6 3.5
116 Southern Mississippi 12 6 40 6.67 0 0.5 3.3
117 Purdue 12 16 38 2.38 0 1.3 3.2
118 Middle Tennessee 11 15 28 1.87 0 1.4 2.5
118 Idaho 11 17 27 1.59 0 1.5 2.5
120 New Mexico State 11 12 15 1.25 0 1.1 1.4
121 North Texas 11 5 14 2.80 0 0.5 1.3
122 Miami (Ohio) 11 5 13 2.60 0 0.5 1.2
123 Central Michigan 12 10 13 1.30 0 0.8 1.1
124 Illinois 11 13 9 0.69 0 1.2 0.8