2013 National Leaders Opponent First Downs - Games vs. FBS (I-A) Teams Only through 01/06/2014

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Louisville 12 63 89 19 171 14.3
2 Michigan State 13 63 104 25 192 14.8
3 Virginia Tech 12 70 97 16 183 15.3
4 Alabama 12 73 98 15 186 15.5
5 Florida 11 71 83 23 177 16.1
6 Iowa 12 92 97 6 195 16.3
7 Florida State 13 88 106 20 214 16.5
8 Western Kentucky 11 96 73 14 183 16.6
9 Wisconsin 12 74 109 20 203 16.9
10 Bowling Green 13 97 110 17 224 17.2
11 Florida Atlantic 12 97 96 14 207 17.3
12 Rice 14 117 114 15 246 17.6
13 North Texas 13 85 122 24 231 17.8
14 South Carolina 12 102 94 19 215 17.9
14 Oklahoma 13 92 118 23 233 17.9
16 Cincinnati 12 75 128 15 218 18.2
16 Pittsburgh 12 100 104 14 218 18.2
16 Arizona State 13 92 131 14 237 18.2
16 USC 14 95 136 24 255 18.2
20 Buffalo 12 97 103 21 221 18.4
21 TCU 11 76 110 18 204 18.5
22 Baylor 12 87 105 34 226 18.8
22 Mississippi State 12 93 118 15 226 18.8
24 UCF 13 88 139 21 248 19.1
25 Clemson 11 82 106 23 211 19.2
25 Kansas State 12 98 119 13 230 19.2
27 Utah State 13 94 127 30 251 19.3
28 Texas State 11 88 112 13 213 19.4
28 Penn State 12 86 140 7 233 19.4
28 LSU 12 96 119 18 233 19.4
31 North Carolina State 11 99 106 10 215 19.5
31 Tulane 12 78 131 25 234 19.5
31 Minnesota 12 103 117 14 234 19.5
34 Connecticut 11 75 122 19 216 19.6
34 Georgia 12 99 115 21 235 19.6
34 Michigan 13 108 138 9 255 19.6
37 Maryland 12 93 130 13 236 19.7
38 Army 11 114 95 9 218 19.8
38 Nebraska 12 98 118 21 237 19.8
38 Syracuse 12 95 121 22 238 19.8
41 South Florida 11 91 104 24 219 19.9
42 BYU 12 91 126 23 240 20.0
42 East Carolina 12 91 136 13 240 20.0
44 Marshall 13 121 118 22 261 20.1
44 Stanford 14 99 154 28 281 20.1
46 Virginia 11 96 107 19 222 20.2
47 South Alabama 11 105 106 12 223 20.3
48 San Diego State 12 88 133 24 245 20.4
49 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 101 129 17 247 20.6
50 Colorado State 13 88 162 19 269 20.7
51 Georgia Tech 11 74 141 14 229 20.8
51 Utah 11 75 140 14 229 20.8
51 Wake Forest 11 97 113 19 229 20.8
51 Fresno State 12 86 147 16 249 20.8
51 Oregon 12 114 110 25 249 20.8
51 Mississippi 12 115 119 15 249 20.8
57 Akron 11 94 121 17 232 21.1
57 Oregon State 12 111 126 16 253 21.1
59 Central Michigan 11 122 98 13 233 21.2
59 Ohio 12 103 128 23 254 21.2
59 Vanderbilt 12 105 132 17 254 21.2
59 Texas 13 131 128 16 275 21.2
63 Massachusetts 11 113 107 14 234 21.3
64 Memphis 11 80 133 22 235 21.4
64 Tulsa 12 119 133 5 257 21.4
66 Florida International 11 104 109 24 237 21.5
66 Northern Illinois 13 114 153 13 280 21.5
66 Notre Dame 13 130 127 23 280 21.5
69 UTSA 12 106 129 24 259 21.6
69 Ohio State 13 100 166 15 281 21.6
69 Missouri 13 113 152 16 281 21.6
72 Auburn 13 114 148 20 282 21.7
73 Louisiana Tech 11 129 103 8 240 21.8
73 Arizona 12 116 131 14 261 21.8
73 Arkansas State 12 118 120 23 261 21.8
73 Ball State 12 129 117 15 261 21.8
73 Boston College 12 109 142 11 262 21.8
73 UTEP 12 139 108 15 262 21.8
79 Iowa State 11 107 118 16 241 21.9
79 North Carolina 12 114 135 14 263 21.9
81 West Virginia 11 100 128 14 242 22.0
82 Kentucky 11 114 112 17 243 22.1
82 UNLV 12 129 126 10 265 22.1
82 Texas Tech 12 133 114 18 265 22.1
82 Navy 12 133 124 8 265 22.1
86 SMU 11 89 134 21 244 22.2
86 Tennessee 11 124 106 14 244 22.2
88 Louisiana-Monroe 11 110 120 15 245 22.3
88 Washington 12 111 136 21 268 22.3
90 Rutgers 12 77 178 14 269 22.4
91 Kent State 11 134 99 15 248 22.5
91 Middle Tennessee 12 138 119 13 270 22.5
91 UCLA 13 123 139 30 292 22.5
94 Kansas 11 97 132 22 251 22.8
94 Western Michigan 11 146 87 18 251 22.8
94 Houston 12 112 141 20 273 22.8
94 Oklahoma State 12 110 137 27 274 22.8
98 Boise State 12 121 138 16 275 22.9
99 Arkansas 11 122 120 11 253 23.0
100 Duke 13 137 145 20 302 23.2
101 Miami (Florida) 12 116 153 10 279 23.3
102 Temple 11 96 140 25 261 23.7
102 Washington State 12 129 136 19 284 23.7
104 Toledo 11 113 131 18 262 23.8
105 Georgia State 9 103 104 9 216 24.0
105 Northwestern 11 117 140 7 264 24.0
105 Eastern Michigan 11 134 115 15 264 24.0
105 Southern Mississippi 12 136 131 21 288 24.0
109 Colorado 10 109 123 9 241 24.1
110 Troy 11 110 133 23 266 24.2
110 Texas A&M 12 139 135 16 290 24.2
112 Illinois 11 130 119 18 267 24.3
113 New Mexico 12 161 123 9 293 24.4
114 New Mexico State 11 156 104 9 269 24.5
115 Nevada 11 134 126 11 271 24.6
116 Wyoming 11 135 122 15 272 24.7
117 California 11 96 150 28 274 24.9
117 UAB 11 125 125 24 274 24.9
119 San Jose State 11 138 120 17 275 25.0
120 Hawai'i 12 140 133 28 301 25.1
121 Purdue 11 160 106 13 279 25.4
122 Idaho 11 126 137 18 281 25.5
123 Miami (Ohio) 12 155 145 9 309 25.8
124 Indiana 11 142 142 11 295 26.8
125 Air Force 11 163 135 13 311 28.3