First Downs Leaders

 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
1Portland State3531111762524.011100.085741
2Appalachian State31300000.000.099918
3New Hampshire289612051435.711100.066448
4Youngstown State2775253102540.000.076635
5Montana2686152102638.500.092932
6San Diego26100000.000.071626
7Southern Illinois24300071450.000.068613
8Illinois State242911161250.01250.061533
9Furman2411711291369.200.057479
10Delaware23600000.000.043391
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
11Coastal Carolina23300000.000.070607
12Western Illinois23149381650.002.058477
13North Dakota State2291033271643.801.050418
14James Madison228127061154.51333.368562
 Alabama A&M22800000.000.093762
16Northern Arizona22574321118.211100.087719
17UC Davis2239191121866.711100.075672
18Hampton21800000.000.0109858
19Holy Cross215813371163.602.060520
20Lafayette214109161250.011100.053472
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
21Indiana State212711251338.52450.063532
 Drake21212130101471.400.066530
23Towson21100000.000.062525
 McNeese State21100000.000.01211032
 Monmouth21100000.000.065609
 Grambling State211711051631.32366.7110877
27Northern Iowa208810091752.900.076669
28Lehigh20700000.000.068553
29Dayton20400000.000.030303
30Bethune-Cookman20300000.000.0108873
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Charleston Southern20300000.000.075734
 South Dakota State20300000.000.078669
33Eastern Illinois2011271101662.51250.068635
34Brown20000000.000.052472
 Austin Peay20000000.000.051508
 Davidson20000000.000.042326
 Morehead State20000000.000.066636
38Idaho State1981116362425.002.077672
39Stony Brook19700000.000.067553
40Central Connecticut19600000.000.060547
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
41Villanova19500000.000.048439
 Northwestern State19558151533.300.0104794
43Chattanooga19400000.000.067597
 Eastern Kentucky19439351435.702.098718
 Liberty19449261442.911100.070679
46Florida A&M19300000.000.0891019
47Central Arkansas19200000.000.065565
 St Francis (PA)19200000.000.075633
49Stephen F Austin19100000.000.071633
50The Citadel19000000.000.047342
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
51Georgetown18959161442.911100.062491
 Princeton18900000.000.058531
 Richmond18900000.000.054426
 Colgate18900000.000.065600
55South Carolina State188121200.000.086710
56Georgia Southern18600000.000.071615
57Yale18500000.000.055488
 Harvard18500000.000.067525
 Elon18500000.000.054427
60Norfolk State18400000.000.0100845
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
61Bucknell18218101133141.911100.042356
 Missouri State18200000.000.050487
63Jacksonville State18153341526.701.070624
64Maine18074061637.522100.070652
 Southern18000000.000.078596
 Wofford180133191947.41425.041397
67Jackson State17900000.000.0931068
 Tennessee Tech17900000.000.060512
69Duquesne17800000.000.087808
70Valparaiso17700000.000.058475
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 William & Mary177511041526.701.045393
72Cornell17500000.000.063533
73Mississippi Valley State17300000.000.085722
 Robert Morris17300000.000.055502
75Jacksonville17100000.000.064567
 Iona17100000.000.082784
 Sacred Heart17100000.000.067636
78Penn17000000.000.051444
79Albany16900000.000.084700
 Gardner-Webb16900000.000.068626
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
81Northeastern16800000.000.062609
82Tennessee-Martin16732400.000.083842
83La Salle16500000.000.060485
84Alcorn State16400000.000.081710
 Wagner16400000.000.050478
86Howard16336121414.31250.070664
 Eastern Washington16314154112740.72366.771610
88Montana State16126041428.611100.0101839
 Rhode Island16100051631.33475.060447
 Delaware State16157200.000.01051069
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
91Marist16000000.000.051479
92Arkansas-Pine Bluff15900000.000.081847
93Hofstra158111321513.322100.059537
94Southern Utah15757021118.21250.087781
95Dartmouth15600000.000.046398
 Samford15600000.000.068587
97Murray State15500000.000.058464
 Sam Houston State15554041330.800.062534
99Weber State15465200.000.079649
100St. Peter's15200000.000.060474
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 VMI1527101119.11250.049397
102Cal Poly15100000.000.064510
 Alabama State15100000.000.081636
104Southeastern Louisiana14642121414.301.066617
105Southeast Missouri State1451811472429.211100.072618
 Western Carolina14521121216.700.066519
107North Carolina A&T14400000.000.077642
108Northern Colorado14200000.000.064521
109Columbia14000000.000.051427
110Morgan State13900000.000.097971
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
111Fordham13855141526.711100.081731
112Prairie View A&M13700000.000.067623
 Texas Southern13700000.000.093760
114Tennessee State13500000.000.094698
115Savannah State13000000.000.083745
116Nicholls State12770031323.11250.067569
117Butler12100000.000.051441
118Sacramento State10912511128.300.094751
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