2016 National Leaders Opponent Penalties - Games in August/September Only through 01/09/2017

Name G Pen. Yards Pen./G Yards/G
1 Marshall 3 33 345 11.0 115.0
2 Northern Illinois 4 37 384 9.3 96.0
3 Louisville 4 38 352 9.5 88.0
4 Akron 4 32 350 8.0 87.5
5 Toledo 4 33 333 8.3 83.3
6 Penn State 4 36 324 9.0 81.0
7 SMU 4 35 322 8.8 80.5
8 Washington State 3 21 233 7.0 77.7
9 Massachusetts 4 32 310 8.0 77.5
10 Arizona 4 40 309 10.0 77.3
11 North Texas 4 36 301 9.0 75.3
12 Florida International 4 34 291 8.5 72.8
13 Vanderbilt 4 31 286 7.8 71.5
14 Western Kentucky 4 38 284 9.5 71.0
14 Texas 3 22 213 7.3 71.0
16 Maryland 3 23 211 7.7 70.3
16 Hawai'i 4 29 281 7.3 70.3
18 Mississippi 4 34 279 8.5 69.8
18 Rice 4 31 279 7.8 69.8
20 San Diego State 3 21 207 7.0 69.0
21 Louisiana-Monroe 3 22 206 7.3 68.7
22 Troy 4 31 274 7.8 68.5
23 Virginia 4 27 272 6.8 68.0
24 Virginia Tech 4 36 271 9.0 67.8
24 Georgia Southern 4 24 271 6.0 67.8
26 Ball State 4 29 269 7.3 67.3
27 Bowling Green 4 29 268 7.3 67.0
28 Boise State 3 27 200 9.0 66.7
29 Wyoming 4 27 266 6.8 66.5
30 North Carolina 4 33 264 8.3 66.0
31 Buffalo 3 22 197 7.3 65.7
32 Utah State 4 33 261 8.3 65.3
33 UCF 4 26 260 6.5 65.0
33 Miami (Ohio) 4 20 260 5.0 65.0
35 Eastern Michigan 4 29 257 7.3 64.3
36 Arizona State 4 33 256 8.3 64.0
37 Miami (Florida) 3 23 189 7.7 63.0
38 California 4 32 251 8.0 62.8
39 Florida Atlantic 4 27 250 6.8 62.5
39 Oklahoma State 4 26 250 6.5 62.5
41 Oregon 4 29 249 7.3 62.3
41 Florida State 4 29 249 7.3 62.3
43 Oklahoma 3 22 186 7.3 62.0
44 Kansas 4 31 246 7.8 61.5
44 Auburn 4 30 246 7.5 61.5
46 Appalachian State 4 29 245 7.3 61.3
47 Cincinnati 4 26 243 6.5 60.8
47 Nevada 4 26 243 6.5 60.8
49 Tennessee 4 27 242 6.8 60.5
49 Notre Dame 4 26 242 6.5 60.5
51 Texas State 3 20 181 6.7 60.3
51 Northwestern 4 23 241 5.8 60.3
53 Memphis 3 20 180 6.7 60.0
54 Central Michigan 4 23 239 5.8 59.8
55 Nebraska 4 28 233 7.0 58.3
56 South Florida 4 23 231 5.8 57.8
57 Colorado State 4 30 230 7.5 57.5
58 Texas Tech 4 24 229 6.0 57.3
58 Ohio 4 22 229 5.5 57.3
60 Tulsa 4 29 228 7.3 57.0
60 Southern Mississippi 4 27 228 6.8 57.0
62 Idaho 4 25 226 6.3 56.5
63 Oregon State 3 20 168 6.7 56.0
63 New Mexico State 4 25 224 6.3 56.0
65 West Virginia 3 19 166 6.3 55.3
66 BYU 5 30 273 6.0 54.6
67 Mississippi State 4 28 218 7.0 54.5
67 Charlotte 4 27 218 6.8 54.5
69 Arkansas 4 24 215 6.0 53.8
70 Rutgers 4 28 214 7.0 53.5
71 Fresno State 4 24 211 6.0 52.8
72 Georgia Tech 4 27 209 6.8 52.3
72 UTSA 4 26 209 6.5 52.3
72 Colorado 4 23 209 5.8 52.3
75 North Carolina State 3 19 156 6.3 52.0
76 Stanford 4 26 205 6.5 51.3
77 Western Michigan 4 25 203 6.3 50.8
77 Kentucky 4 23 203 5.8 50.8
77 Wisconsin 4 23 203 5.8 50.8
77 Kent State 4 22 203 5.5 50.8
77 Old Dominion 4 20 203 5.0 50.8
82 Michigan State 3 15 152 5.0 50.7
83 Texas A&M 4 28 202 7.0 50.5
84 Houston 5 25 249 5.0 49.8
85 South Carolina 4 23 198 5.8 49.5
86 Michigan 4 26 195 6.5 48.8
86 UTEP 4 23 195 5.8 48.8
88 Georgia 4 28 194 7.0 48.5
89 Utah 4 22 191 5.5 47.8
90 Louisiana Tech 4 22 190 5.5 47.5
90 Syracuse 4 17 190 4.3 47.5
92 Clemson 4 27 189 6.8 47.3
92 San Jose State 4 19 189 4.8 47.3
94 Louisiana-Lafayette 4 24 187 6.0 46.8
94 UCLA 4 21 187 5.3 46.8
96 Pittsburgh 4 24 186 6.0 46.5
97 Arkansas State 4 22 183 5.5 45.8
98 South Alabama 4 24 182 6.0 45.5
99 Missouri 4 21 181 5.3 45.3
100 Iowa State 4 19 180 4.8 45.0
101 LSU 4 21 179 5.3 44.8
102 East Carolina 4 24 178 6.0 44.5
103 Middle Tennessee 4 21 177 5.3 44.3
104 Air Force 3 20 130 6.7 43.3
105 Washington 5 22 215 4.4 43.0
106 Connecticut 5 22 212 4.4 42.4
107 Temple 4 22 169 5.5 42.3
107 New Mexico 3 14 127 4.7 42.3
109 Tulane 4 19 167 4.8 41.8
110 Army 4 22 166 5.5 41.5
111 UNLV 4 20 164 5.0 41.0
112 Duke 4 20 161 5.0 40.3
113 Florida 4 21 160 5.3 40.0
113 Iowa 4 20 160 5.0 40.0
115 Kansas State 3 14 119 4.7 39.7
115 Ohio State 3 14 119 4.7 39.7
117 TCU 4 23 151 5.8 37.8
118 Navy 3 16 112 5.3 37.3
119 Illinois 3 15 111 5.0 37.0
120 Minnesota 3 11 110 3.7 36.7
121 USC 4 17 145 4.3 36.3
122 Wake Forest 4 19 141 4.8 35.3
123 Indiana 3 15 101 5.0 33.7
124 Baylor 4 18 130 4.5 32.5
125 Alabama 4 14 127 3.5 31.8
126 Boston College 4 16 126 4.0 31.5
127 Purdue 3 10 94 3.3 31.3
128 Georgia State 3 7 69 2.3 23.0