2013 National Leaders Opponent First Downs - All Games through 01/06/2014

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Tulsa 12 119 133 5 257 21.4
2 Penn State 12 86 140 7 233 19.4
3 Iowa 13 96 103 8 207 15.9
3 Navy 13 142 133 8 283 21.8
5 Army 12 126 100 9 235 19.6
5 Michigan 13 108 138 9 255 19.6
5 Louisiana Tech 12 136 116 9 261 21.8
5 Northwestern 12 123 155 9 287 23.9
5 New Mexico State 12 161 120 9 290 24.2
5 New Mexico 12 161 123 9 293 24.4
5 Miami (Ohio) 12 155 145 9 309 25.8
12 UNLV 13 140 134 10 284 21.8
12 Miami (Florida) 13 123 154 10 287 22.1
14 Boston College 13 117 151 11 279 21.5
14 Georgia State 12 135 132 11 278 23.2
16 Arkansas 12 127 127 12 266 22.2
16 Colorado 12 118 141 12 271 22.6
16 Nevada 12 137 133 12 282 23.5
16 Indiana 12 149 149 12 310 25.8
20 Kansas State 13 109 127 13 249 19.2
20 Maryland 13 104 137 13 254 19.5
20 South Alabama 12 112 112 13 237 19.8
20 Air Force 12 174 143 13 330 27.5
24 Florida Atlantic 12 97 96 14 207 17.3
24 Arizona State 14 94 135 14 243 17.4
24 Minnesota 13 108 123 14 245 18.8
24 Georgia Tech 13 83 159 14 256 19.7
24 Central Michigan 12 128 110 14 252 21.0
24 Massachusetts 12 125 116 14 255 21.3
24 Tennessee 12 129 112 14 255 21.3
24 North Carolina 13 122 142 14 278 21.4
24 Northern Illinois 14 120 173 14 307 21.9
24 Purdue 12 162 119 14 295 24.6
34 Alabama 13 78 101 15 194 14.9
34 Western Kentucky 12 107 79 15 201 16.8
34 Rice 14 117 114 15 246 17.6
34 Mississippi State 13 94 123 15 232 17.8
34 Texas State 12 93 121 15 229 19.1
34 North Carolina State 12 102 122 15 239 19.9
34 Utah 12 82 145 15 242 20.2
34 Ohio State 14 102 166 15 283 20.2
34 East Carolina 13 97 154 15 266 20.5
34 Mississippi 13 123 128 15 266 20.5
34 West Virginia 12 103 136 15 254 21.2
34 Rutgers 13 79 181 15 275 21.2
34 Arizona 13 122 139 15 276 21.2
34 Louisiana-Monroe 12 114 127 15 256 21.3
34 UTEP 12 139 108 15 262 21.8
34 Middle Tennessee 13 146 126 15 287 22.1
50 Virginia Tech 13 74 101 16 191 14.7
50 Fresno State 13 93 156 16 265 20.4
50 Texas 13 131 128 16 275 21.2
50 Ball State 13 135 129 16 280 21.5
50 Kent State 12 136 107 16 259 21.6
50 Wyoming 12 138 138 16 292 24.3
56 Vanderbilt 13 110 133 17 260 20.0
56 Missouri 14 120 160 17 297 21.2
56 Kentucky 12 122 117 17 256 21.3
56 Oregon State 13 123 144 17 284 21.8
56 Iowa State 12 116 131 17 264 22.0
56 Boise State 13 128 150 17 295 22.7
56 Texas A&M 13 147 140 17 304 23.4
56 San Jose State 12 143 133 17 293 24.4
64 Eastern Michigan 12 139 125 18 282 23.5
65 South Carolina 13 106 103 19 228 17.5
65 Cincinnati 13 80 131 19 230 17.7
65 Pittsburgh 13 105 119 19 243 18.7
65 LSU 13 103 124 19 246 18.9
65 Wake Forest 12 99 113 19 231 19.3
65 Akron 12 106 133 19 258 21.5
65 Toledo 12 116 145 19 280 23.3
72 Louisville 13 70 93 20 183 14.1
72 Wisconsin 13 76 113 20 209 16.1
72 Bowling Green 14 104 117 20 241 17.2
72 Virginia 12 98 108 20 226 18.8
72 Connecticut 12 84 129 20 233 19.4
72 Louisiana-Lafayette 13 106 139 20 265 20.4
72 Auburn 14 117 151 20 288 20.6
72 Duke 14 141 150 20 311 22.2
72 Western Michigan 12 154 95 20 269 22.4
72 Illinois 12 133 131 20 284 23.7
72 Idaho 12 130 159 20 309 25.8
83 Florida State 14 101 110 21 232 16.6
83 TCU 12 87 114 21 222 18.5
83 Buffalo 13 108 117 21 246 18.9
83 UCF 13 88 139 21 248 19.1
83 Texas Tech 13 136 124 21 281 21.6
83 Houston 13 119 150 21 290 22.3
83 Washington State 13 134 142 21 297 22.8
83 Southern Mississippi 12 136 131 21 288 24.0
91 Florida 12 87 83 23 193 16.1
91 Oklahoma 13 92 118 23 233 17.9
91 Syracuse 13 98 122 23 243 18.7
91 Arkansas State 13 121 125 23 269 20.7
91 Washington 13 114 143 23 280 21.5
91 Notre Dame 13 130 127 23 280 21.5
91 Kansas 12 108 135 23 266 22.2
91 SMU 12 101 145 23 269 22.4
99 North Texas 13 85 122 24 231 17.8
99 Clemson 13 99 111 24 234 18.0
99 USC 14 95 136 24 255 18.2
99 Marshall 14 128 123 24 275 19.6
99 South Florida 12 100 114 24 238 19.8
99 Nebraska 13 108 130 24 262 20.2
99 Ohio 13 110 133 24 267 20.5
99 Colorado State 14 95 169 24 288 20.6
99 UTSA 12 106 129 24 259 21.6
108 Georgia 13 101 126 25 252 19.4
108 Florida International 12 120 111 25 256 21.3
108 Troy 12 113 138 25 276 23.0
111 Michigan State 14 64 110 26 200 14.3
111 Tulane 13 84 142 26 252 19.4
111 San Diego State 13 95 145 26 266 20.5
111 Memphis 12 86 138 26 250 20.8
115 BYU 13 99 136 27 262 20.2
115 Oregon 13 123 121 27 271 20.8
115 Temple 12 108 152 27 287 23.9
118 Stanford 14 99 154 28 281 20.1
118 UAB 12 134 133 28 295 24.6
118 Hawai'i 12 140 133 28 301 25.1
121 Oklahoma State 13 115 143 29 287 22.1
121 California 12 109 159 29 297 24.8
123 Utah State 14 99 129 30 258 18.4
123 UCLA 13 123 139 30 292 22.5
125 Baylor 13 98 109 35 242 18.6