2017 National Leaders First Downs - All Games through 12/09/2017

Name G Rush Pass Penalty Total Total/G
1 Oklahoma State 12 111 197 27 335 27.9
2 Louisville 12 150 159 23 332 27.7
3 Arkansas State 11 96 173 23 292 26.5
4 Ohio State 13 167 146 28 341 26.2
5 Oklahoma 13 129 191 17 337 25.9
6 Memphis 12 104 174 32 310 25.8
7 UCF 12 111 159 37 307 25.6
7 South Florida 11 155 108 19 282 25.6
9 Colorado State 12 128 159 18 305 25.4
10 West Virginia 12 111 154 30 295 24.6
11 North Texas 13 129 168 22 319 24.5
12 USC 13 129 176 12 317 24.4
12 Syracuse 12 108 157 28 293 24.4
12 Texas Tech 12 100 169 24 293 24.4
15 SMU 12 107 155 30 292 24.3
16 Toledo 13 131 160 23 314 24.2
16 Air Force 12 219 52 19 290 24.2
16 UCLA 12 94 173 23 290 24.2
19 Arizona 12 164 86 38 288 24.0
20 Florida Atlantic 13 190 103 18 311 23.9
20 Missouri 12 128 140 19 287 23.9
22 Washington State 12 60 206 20 286 23.8
23 Utah 12 123 129 28 280 23.3
23 North Carolina State 12 109 149 21 279 23.3
23 East Carolina 12 72 172 35 279 23.3
26 Northwestern 12 112 145 20 277 23.1
26 Western Kentucky 12 74 179 24 277 23.1
28 Mississippi State 12 164 95 17 276 23.0
29 Alabama 12 155 106 14 275 22.9
30 New Mexico State 12 76 182 16 274 22.8
31 Clemson 13 130 146 19 295 22.7
31 Duke 12 127 123 22 272 22.7
33 Oregon 12 159 86 26 271 22.6
33 Colorado 12 124 128 19 271 22.6
33 Penn State 12 93 154 24 271 22.6
36 Ohio 12 137 95 33 265 22.1
36 Wake Forest 12 115 136 14 265 22.1
36 California 12 96 139 30 265 22.1
39 Southern Mississippi 12 116 125 23 264 22.0
40 Louisiana Tech 12 114 127 22 263 21.9
41 Auburn 13 153 109 22 284 21.8
42 Tulsa 12 153 77 30 260 21.7
42 Massachusetts 12 82 154 24 260 21.7
44 Louisiana-Monroe 12 100 143 16 259 21.6
45 Arizona State 12 122 116 19 257 21.4
45 Washington 12 111 126 20 257 21.4
45 Virginia Tech 12 108 130 19 257 21.4
45 Middle Tennessee 12 95 136 26 257 21.4
45 Houston 11 94 126 15 235 21.4
50 TCU 13 125 130 22 277 21.3
50 Notre Dame 12 135 96 25 256 21.3
50 Michigan State 12 102 130 24 256 21.3
50 Connecticut 12 95 130 31 256 21.3
50 Purdue 12 103 129 23 255 21.3
50 Mississippi 12 86 151 18 255 21.3
56 UNLV 12 142 97 15 254 21.2
57 UTSA 11 98 114 20 232 21.1
58 Indiana 12 79 144 29 252 21.0
58 Iowa State 12 72 145 35 252 21.0
60 Wisconsin 13 141 113 18 272 20.9
60 Navy 12 209 29 13 251 20.9
60 Buffalo 12 79 145 27 251 20.9
63 Western Michigan 12 141 94 15 250 20.8
63 Northern Illinois 12 121 107 22 250 20.8
63 Appalachian State 12 121 109 19 249 20.8
63 Texas 12 100 136 13 249 20.8
63 Florida International 12 94 140 15 249 20.8
68 Tulane 12 152 78 18 248 20.7
68 Miami (Ohio) 12 88 135 25 248 20.7
70 Boise State 13 101 148 19 268 20.6
70 Marshall 12 86 132 29 247 20.6
72 Louisiana-Lafayette 12 115 121 10 246 20.5
73 San Diego State 12 133 89 22 244 20.3
73 Eastern Michigan 12 84 140 19 243 20.3
73 Troy 12 84 138 21 243 20.3
73 Temple 12 82 141 20 243 20.3
77 Georgia 13 157 89 17 263 20.2
78 Army 12 213 15 11 239 19.9
78 LSU 12 126 97 16 239 19.9
78 Baylor 12 80 137 22 239 19.9
81 Arkansas 12 110 108 20 238 19.8
81 Hawai'i 12 101 120 17 238 19.8
81 Nevada 12 84 126 28 238 19.8
81 Georgia State 11 76 127 15 218 19.8
85 Pittsburgh 12 107 116 13 236 19.7
85 Cincinnati 12 92 120 24 236 19.7
85 North Carolina 12 89 129 18 236 19.7
85 Nebraska 12 73 145 18 236 19.7
89 Miami (Florida) 12 98 120 16 234 19.5
89 Georgia Tech 11 168 32 14 214 19.5
91 Bowling Green 12 94 117 21 232 19.3
91 UAB 12 123 90 18 231 19.3
91 Texas State 12 98 106 27 231 19.3
94 Boston College 12 127 89 14 230 19.2
94 Virginia 12 74 134 22 230 19.2
96 Oregon State 12 95 106 27 228 19.0
96 Texas A&M 12 90 115 23 228 19.0
98 Ball State 12 106 107 14 227 18.9
99 Akron 13 85 133 27 245 18.8
99 Fresno State 13 115 116 13 244 18.8
99 Utah State 12 93 120 13 226 18.8
99 Kentucky 12 102 100 23 225 18.8
103 Coastal Carolina 12 108 95 18 221 18.4
103 Vanderbilt 12 67 138 16 221 18.4
105 Central Michigan 12 78 116 26 220 18.3
106 South Carolina 12 90 115 13 218 18.2
107 Stanford 13 101 103 27 231 17.8
107 Iowa 12 97 101 15 213 17.8
107 South Alabama 12 69 131 13 213 17.8
110 New Mexico 12 130 59 22 211 17.6
110 Idaho 12 82 112 17 211 17.6
112 Georgia Southern 12 146 49 15 210 17.5
112 Michigan 12 112 85 13 210 17.5
114 Florida State 12 100 96 13 209 17.4
115 San Jose State 13 94 110 20 224 17.2
115 Rice 12 120 76 10 206 17.2
117 Old Dominion 12 87 98 20 205 17.1
118 Kansas State 12 107 85 11 203 16.9
119 Maryland 12 91 82 28 201 16.8
119 Florida 11 83 92 10 185 16.8
121 BYU 13 87 116 12 215 16.5
122 Minnesota 12 120 61 16 197 16.4
122 Tennessee 12 77 95 25 197 16.4
124 Kansas 12 66 113 15 194 16.2
125 Wyoming 12 70 97 16 183 15.3
126 Illinois 12 72 83 19 174 14.5
127 Kent State 12 99 57 13 169 14.1
128 Charlotte 12 85 70 13 168 14.0
129 Rutgers 12 87 59 19 165 13.8
130 UTEP 12 69 62 15 146 12.2