COLLEGE FOOTBALL STATISTICS

First Downs Defense

Rank Team G W-L Opp Rush 1st Opp Pass 1st Opp Pen 1st Opp FD
1 Southern Miss. (C-USA) 11 6-5 59 89 13 161
2 Charlotte (C-USA) 12 5-7 64 116 17 197
3 Cincinnati (AAC) 13 11-2 64 102 34 200
4 Army West Point (FBS Independent) 13 11-2 78 107 19 204
5 Miami (FL) (ACC) 13 7-6 107 80 18 205
6 Michigan (Big Ten) 13 10-3 89 82 35 206
7 Appalachian St. (Sun Belt) 13 11-2 91 98 19 208
8 Air Force (MWC) 12 5-7 76 121 12 209
9 Mississippi St. (SEC) 13 8-5 90 98 24 212
10 Virginia (ACC) 13 8-5 92 109 12 213
10 Michigan St. (Big Ten) 13 7-6 55 139 19 213
12 Iowa (Big Ten) 13 9-4 101 98 15 214
13 San Diego St. (MWC) 13 7-6 77 120 19 216
14 Texas A&M (SEC) 13 9-4 76 124 21 221
14 Texas St. (Sun Belt) 12 3-9 100 106 15 221
16 Wyoming (MWC) 12 6-6 96 111 16 223
17 Kentucky (SEC) 13 10-3 104 101 21 226
18 California (Pac-12) 13 7-6 106 103 18 227
19 Wisconsin (Big Ten) 13 8-5 98 108 24 230
20 Florida (SEC) 13 10-3 105 99 27 231
21 Boise St. (MWC) 13 10-3 91 123 18 232
21 Arkansas St. (Sun Belt) 13 8-5 119 88 25 232
23 Clemson (ACC) 15 15-0 97 116 22 235
24 BYU (FBS Independent) 13 7-6 98 120 19 237
24 Washington (Pac-12) 14 10-4 88 135 14 237
24 Minnesota (Big Ten) 13 7-6 101 120 16 237
27 Utah (Pac-12) 14 9-5 82 128 28 238
28 Troy (Sun Belt) 13 10-3 100 121 19 240
28 Georgia (SEC) 14 11-3 99 121 20 240
30 NC State (ACC) 13 9-4 89 134 18 241
31 UAB (C-USA) 14 11-3 92 107 43 242
31 Marshall (C-USA) 13 9-4 79 130 33 242
31 UTEP (C-USA) 12 1-11 120 102 20 242
31 TCU (Big 12) 13 7-6 110 116 16 242
35 Ga. Southern (Sun Belt) 13 10-3 103 123 17 243
35 East Carolina (AAC) 12 3-9 96 130 17 243
35 Tennessee (SEC) 12 5-7 103 124 16 243
38 Missouri (SEC) 13 8-5 84 137 23 244
38 Colorado (Pac-12) 12 5-7 99 117 28 244
40 North Texas (C-USA) 13 9-4 87 136 22 245
40 Eastern Mich. (MAC) 13 7-6 135 81 29 245
40 Central Mich. (MAC) 12 1-11 123 93 29 245
43 Iowa St. (Big 12) 13 8-5 97 138 11 246
43 Southern California (Pac-12) 12 5-7 94 128 24 246
45 Auburn (SEC) 13 8-5 95 122 30 247
46 Louisiana Tech (C-USA) 13 8-5 116 113 19 248
46 Miami (OH) (MAC) 12 6-6 110 113 25 248
48 North Carolina (ACC) 11 2-9 118 110 21 249
48 Fresno St. (MWC) 14 12-2 106 124 19 249
50 UTSA (C-USA) 12 3-9 100 139 13 252
50 Buffalo (MAC) 14 10-4 128 107 17 252
50 Georgia St. (Sun Belt) 12 2-10 113 124 15 252
53 Alabama (SEC) 15 14-1 93 131 29 253
54 Kansas St. (Big 12) 12 5-7 99 139 16 254
54 LSU (SEC) 13 10-3 107 116 31 254
54 Rutgers (Big Ten) 12 1-11 115 112 27 254
54 Utah St. (MWC) 13 11-2 100 123 31 254
58 Washington St. (Pac-12) 13 11-2 101 118 36 255
58 Western Mich. (MAC) 13 7-6 112 123 20 255
60 Nevada (MWC) 13 8-5 94 138 24 256
60 Akron (MAC) 12 4-8 127 111 18 256
60 Ohio (MAC) 13 9-4 100 138 18 256
63 UNLV (MWC) 12 4-8 114 133 10 257
63 Boston College (ACC) 12 7-5 103 135 19 257
65 Tulsa (AAC) 12 3-9 135 95 28 258
65 Maryland (Big Ten) 12 5-7 123 102 33 258
65 Syracuse (ACC) 13 10-3 103 133 22 258
68 Arkansas (SEC) 12 2-10 116 119 24 259
68 Notre Dame (FBS Independent) 13 12-1 95 141 23 259
68 Coastal Caro. (Sun Belt) 12 5-7 136 107 16 259
71 Penn St. (Big Ten) 13 9-4 122 114 24 260
72 Western Ky. (C-USA) 12 3-9 112 127 22 261
73 West Virginia (Big 12) 12 8-4 112 131 19 262
73 Georgia Tech (ACC) 13 7-6 125 125 12 262
73 Florida St. (ACC) 12 5-7 102 135 25 262
76 Kansas (Big 12) 12 3-9 118 128 17 263
77 Virginia Tech (ACC) 13 6-7 122 120 22 264
78 Colorado St. (MWC) 12 3-9 133 115 17 265
79 Kent St. (MAC) 12 2-10 117 122 28 267
79 Baylor (Big 12) 13 7-6 116 127 24 267
81 South Alabama (Sun Belt) 12 3-9 113 123 33 269
81 La.-Monroe (Sun Belt) 12 6-6 116 130 23 269
83 Navy (AAC) 13 3-10 123 138 9 270
84 Indiana (Big Ten) 12 5-7 115 129 28 272
84 Nebraska (Big Ten) 12 4-8 114 129 29 272
84 Duke (ACC) 13 8-5 134 124 14 272
84 Oregon (Pac-12) 13 9-4 102 147 23 272
84 Stanford (Pac-12) 13 9-4 103 154 15 272
89 Middle Tenn. (C-USA) 14 8-6 127 122 27 276
90 Northwestern (Big Ten) 14 9-5 104 160 13 277
90 Texas Tech (Big 12) 12 5-7 107 142 28 277
92 Fla. Atlantic (C-USA) 12 5-7 114 142 22 278
93 Bowling Green (MAC) 12 3-9 175 78 26 279
94 Rice (C-USA) 13 2-11 107 156 17 280
94 SMU (AAC) 12 5-7 132 129 19 280
94 Tulane (AAC) 13 7-6 106 145 29 280
94 Louisville (ACC) 12 2-10 152 109 19 280
94 Pittsburgh (ACC) 14 7-7 126 124 30 280
99 UCLA (Pac-12) 12 3-9 121 135 25 281
100 New Mexico (MWC) 12 3-9 134 128 21 283
100 Ohio St. (Big Ten) 14 13-1 102 145 36 283
102 Arizona (Pac-12) 12 5-7 102 146 36 284
103 Northern Ill. (MAC) 14 8-6 88 161 37 286
104 Toledo (MAC) 13 7-6 116 140 31 287
104 Massachusetts (FBS Independent) 12 4-8 166 103 18 287
106 San Jose St. (MWC) 12 1-11 129 138 22 289
106 Texas (Big 12) 14 10-4 104 158 27 289
108 Wake Forest (ACC) 13 7-6 120 149 21 290
109 Old Dominion (C-USA) 12 4-8 121 143 27 291
110 Arizona St. (Pac-12) 13 7-6 129 137 26 292
110 FIU (C-USA) 13 9-4 147 116 29 292
112 New Mexico St. (FBS Independent) 12 3-9 166 113 17 296
112 Ball St. (MAC) 12 4-8 146 125 25 296
114 Temple (AAC) 13 8-5 142 116 39 297
114 Hawaii (MWC) 14 8-6 138 142 17 297
116 Oklahoma St. (Big 12) 13 7-6 108 156 37 301
116 Illinois (Big Ten) 12 4-8 147 131 23 301
118 South Fla. (AAC) 13 7-6 160 117 25 302
119 Ole Miss (SEC) 12 5-7 144 130 30 304
119 Vanderbilt (SEC) 13 6-7 150 137 17 304
121 Oregon St. (Pac-12) 12 2-10 155 133 18 306
122 UCF (AAC) 13 12-1 160 122 25 307
122 Purdue (Big Ten) 13 6-7 118 163 26 307
124 Memphis (AAC) 14 8-6 128 155 28 311
125 Louisiana (Sun Belt) 14 7-7 160 134 22 316
126 UConn (AAC) 12 1-11 179 134 12 325
127 South Carolina (SEC) 13 7-6 152 151 27 330
128 Houston (AAC) 13 8-5 152 161 22 335
129 Oklahoma (Big 12) 14 12-2 134 181 27 342


College Football
  Ryan Watts commits to Oklahoma
  Akinola Ogunbiyi commits to Georgia
  Jalen Harrell commits to Florida State
  Jermaine Burton commits to LSU
  Kris Hutson commits to Oregon
  Brian Branch commits to Alabama
  Josh White commits to LSU
  Jaden Navarette commits to Oregon
  Jordan Botelho commits to Notre Dame
  Darius Snow commits to Michigan State
  Jalen Kimber commits to Georgia
  Mike Wyman commits to South Carolina
  Bud Clark commits to Virginia
  Dontae Manning commits to Oklahoma
  Ty'Kieast Crawford commits to Arkansas
  Cole Brevard commits to Penn State
  Turner Corcoran commits to Nebraska
  Lejond Cavazos commits to Ohio State
  Purdue signs Brohm to seven-year extension
  Lorando Johnson commits to LSU
  Fred Davis II commits to Clemson
  Lamar Goods commits to Kentucky
  Jadon Thompson commits to Illinois
  Avery Helm commits to Florida
  Reggie Love commits to Illinois