2012 National Leaders First Downs - Games vs. BCS non-Automatic Qualifying Teams through 01/07/2013

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Air Force 11 187 38 12 237 21.5
2 New Mexico 10 155 33 17 205 20.5
3 Army 7 135 21 7 163 23.3
4 Tulsa 10 134 94 15 243 24.3
5 Navy 8 131 33 5 169 21.1
6 UCF 12 129 120 9 258 21.5
7 Northern Illinois 10 128 111 10 249 24.9
7 Rice 11 128 117 16 261 23.7
9 San Diego State 11 123 91 21 235 21.4
10 Ball State 10 118 146 20 284 28.4
10 Ohio 11 118 119 20 257 23.4
12 Louisiana Tech 9 117 157 29 303 33.7
13 Nevada 9 115 112 16 243 27.0
14 Arkansas State 10 112 111 21 244 24.4
15 Kent State 11 110 80 14 204 18.5
16 Toledo 10 105 111 18 234 23.4
17 Boise State 11 102 124 16 242 22.0
18 Louisiana-Lafayette 10 101 108 14 223 22.3
19 Western Kentucky 10 93 95 14 202 20.2
19 Memphis 10 93 75 14 182 18.2
21 Bowling Green 10 89 83 11 183 18.3
22 Marshall 9 88 151 18 257 28.6
22 Houston 11 88 166 24 278 25.3
22 Middle Tennessee 9 88 78 13 179 19.9
25 Troy 10 87 135 21 243 24.3
25 East Carolina 10 87 125 17 229 22.9
27 Florida International 10 86 87 15 188 18.8
28 Texas State 10 84 91 25 200 20.0
29 Eastern Michigan 9 83 69 14 166 18.4
29 Southern Mississippi 10 83 81 18 182 18.2
31 Fresno State 10 82 137 15 234 23.4
31 Utah State 10 82 117 15 214 21.4
33 Wyoming 10 80 118 20 218 21.8
34 UTEP 9 78 92 14 184 20.4
35 Central Michigan 10 77 110 15 202 20.2
36 North Texas 9 75 96 15 186 20.7
36 South Alabama 10 75 95 29 199 19.9
38 UAB 9 74 110 18 202 22.4
38 UNLV 10 74 97 17 188 18.8
38 Colorado State 10 74 99 13 186 18.6
41 Western Michigan 8 73 111 16 200 25.0
42 SMU 9 72 93 10 175 19.4
43 Louisiana-Monroe 10 70 129 22 221 22.1
44 BYU 7 68 84 10 162 23.1
45 Buffalo 8 65 75 22 162 20.3
46 San Jose State 11 64 173 14 251 22.8
47 Akron 10 63 139 24 226 22.6
48 New Mexico State 10 62 106 22 190 19.0
48 UTSA 8 62 76 11 149 18.6
50 Florida Atlantic 9 60 108 14 182 20.2
51 Miami (Ohio) 9 57 120 18 195 21.7
52 Hawai'i 10 56 93 18 167 16.7
53 Idaho 9 53 91 9 153 17.0
54 Massachusetts 8 50 92 16 158 19.8
55 Ohio State 3 43 27 2 72 24.0
56 Tulane 10 39 123 19 181 18.1
57 Mississippi 2 37 11 2 50 25.0
58 Oregon 2 35 23 3 61 30.5
59 Indiana 3 32 46 9 87 29.0
60 Nebraska 2 31 26 2 59 29.5
61 Notre Dame 2 30 12 1 43 21.5
62 Iowa 2 29 11 2 42 21.0
63 Michigan State 3 28 41 1 70 23.3
64 UCLA 2 26 23 5 54 27.0
64 LSU 2 26 18 3 47 23.5
66 Texas Tech 2 25 39 6 70 35.0
66 Georgia 2 25 23 1 49 24.5
66 Mississippi State 3 25 26 3 54 18.0
69 South Florida 2 24 26 3 53 26.5
69 Cincinnati 2 24 20 3 47 23.5
69 Auburn 2 24 13 1 38 19.0
72 Arizona 2 23 35 6 64 32.0
72 Baylor 2 23 33 2 58 29.0
72 Kansas 2 23 16 4 43 21.5
72 Alabama 2 23 17 2 42 21.0
76 Temple 1 22 2 1 25 25.0
76 Purdue 2 22 21 5 48 24.0
76 Georgia Tech 2 22 11 4 37 18.5
79 Arizona State 1 21 12 3 36 36.0
79 North Carolina 2 21 26 1 48 24.0
79 Michigan 2 21 24 1 46 23.0
82 Oklahoma State 1 20 17 2 39 39.0
82 Texas A&M 2 20 31 4 55 27.5
84 Tennessee 2 19 43 6 68 34.0
84 Texas 2 19 22 1 42 21.0
84 Minnesota 2 19 18 4 41 20.5
84 Iowa State 2 19 15 3 37 18.5
88 Louisville 2 18 15 5 38 19.0
89 Illinois 2 17 13 3 33 16.5
89 Florida 2 17 11 2 30 15.0
91 South Carolina 2 16 27 2 45 22.5
91 Duke 2 16 23 5 44 22.0
91 Washington 2 16 24 2 42 21.0
91 Rutgers 3 16 30 5 51 17.0
95 Wake Forest 1 15 9 1 25 25.0
95 Arkansas 2 15 22 2 39 19.5
97 Wisconsin 2 14 15 4 33 16.5
98 West Virginia 1 13 16 2 31 31.0
99 Virginia Tech 1 12 8 2 22 22.0
100 Connecticut 3 11 42 3 56 18.7
100 Penn State 2 11 25 1 37 18.5
102 Kentucky 2 10 37 6 53 26.5
102 Vanderbilt 1 10 10 2 22 22.0
102 Utah 2 10 19 4 33 16.5
105 Florida State 1 9 13 1 23 23.0
105 North Carolina State 1 9 11 2 22 22.0
105 Oklahoma 1 9 10 0 19 19.0
105 Colorado 2 9 15 4 28 14.0
109 Clemson 1 8 20 0 28 28.0
109 Oregon State 1 8 12 3 23 23.0
109 Boston College 1 8 9 0 17 17.0
109 Pittsburgh 1 8 5 0 13 13.0
113 Stanford 1 7 8 3 18 18.0
114 Kansas State 1 6 12 3 21 21.0
114 Missouri 1 6 10 0 16 16.0
116 Washington State 2 5 22 9 36 18.0
116 TCU 1 5 4 2 11 11.0
118 Virginia 1 4 17 3 24 24.0
119 California 1 3 15 3 21 21.0
120 USC 1 2 14 4 20 20.0