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