First Downs Leaders

 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
1Appalachian State343168160158018244.081844.498917
2Villanova302188102128919745.2162661.559520
3Montana3001171821910021845.9123040.089938
4Stephen F. Austin29778206138018842.641723.591873
5William & Mary281123131279021941.1142263.678704
6Holy Cross27073181167515050.091850.067594
7Elon26791161158618446.75955.662566
8McNeese State264134113177215646.2182766.777734
9Colgate26115987158416750.3203164.559515
10Fordham26097150137717244.8132944.886833
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
11Southern Utah25977157256915345.1132161.976659
 Richmond259131116127017140.9122352.256510
13Butler253110117266816341.761540.057575
14Weber State24877152198618845.791752.983713
15Southern Illinois24613695156616540.07977.879796
 Central Connecticut State24614094127516645.2143145.266609
17Eastern Washington24488164176616440.282138.176658
18Jacksonville State238119106135913842.84850.080651
19Tennessee-Martin235104111206615542.692536.092862
20Northern Arizona23478140166015638.581457.155567
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
21South Dakota233105114146413348.181844.449533
22Central Arkansas232104114147117241.382334.896901
23Northern Iowa229102112156413946.051050.077695
 South Carolina State22988119226416239.582040.099995
 Texas Southern22982120275315833.5132944.81311062
26Furman22895116175913145.091181.852463
 Lafayette22878133176414045.741136.456479
28Charleston Southern226103110136114641.881361.571648
29Gardner-Webb22490118167015844.361637.576700
30UC Davis22356152156715842.4111957.978682
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Alabama A&M22310199236616939.161154.599875
32New Hampshire22210211286819335.2102245.580659
33Hofstra22189116167116243.882532.062615
34Presbyterian21974120255915637.892733.361597
35Montana State21894101235416432.9172568.063552
36Brown21777121194613833.392339.161528
37Delaware21577124146415341.8112152.443415
38Southeastern Louisiana21369123214915731.231030.079688
 South Dakota State21376125126516838.72825.054485
40Illinois State21254143156916940.861540.075698
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 North Dakota State21211190115213638.241233.370639
42Coastal Carolina2109893196315440.981457.173667
 Dayton21080110206516539.491560.049406
 Duquesne21087106176417337.082433.356491
45Grambling State20811675175315733.871450.096920
46Jacksonville20774122115213738.071450.077838
47Sacramento State20687107126215639.7132065.064531
48Harvard20511670194713834.1142850.067522
49Eastern Illinois20485108116315341.241330.859578
50Maine2027511987016741.9122352.269583
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Liberty2029393166014142.671070.056465
 Sam Houston State20277115106515741.441040.072718
 Southern University20276115115514438.261540.074657
54Eastern Kentucky20085104116215639.782040.069553
 Norfolk State2009989124912638.981457.1103913
 Youngstown State20078109136916541.871643.868627
57Northern Colorado19973110166616141.02922.284752
 Southeast Missouri State19911666176316139.191850.075691
 Missouri State1998991195515136.4122352.254493
60Florida A&M1989086224811442.14757.180771
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Albany1989195126216038.8142263.667631
 Northwestern State1989979205817233.7112740.7106865
 Stony Brook1988796155914839.981361.579738
64Drake19674102206216437.841330.873666
 Sacred Heart19667109204612536.852025.057473
66Wagner1941117855413440.3121866.759519
67Marist1939088155414038.6112055.069752
68Campbell1911077596515741.441040.060602
 Wofford19114532145313838.4133537.152425
70Monmouth1908988136214443.181747.157435
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
71Citadel1899188105714838.592142.954475
72Lehigh18875100136316638.0122352.263622
73Georgia Southern18676100106417037.661735.372643
 Samford1868382216017733.9121770.660489
75Chattanooga18568101166116237.7112544.051445
76Prairie View A&M1807588175813443.3101566.798856
77San Diego1797788144514032.192240.959551
78Alabama State1786495194914434.031520.0100899
79Austin Peay17610550215916236.4132846.486717
 Virginia Military Institute1761402975514936.9183354.574559
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Bryant1768577144515728.7153938.561563
82Yale1756010695315933.3112250.067582
83North Dakota1746789184814433.32633.378671
84Cal Poly1721057276416638.6153050.059498
 Pennsylvania172857896116137.961250.034291
 Savannah State1728371186015040.021612.570569
 Western Illinois1727386134013829.051926.380722
88Georgetown17047105185117030.0163545.756515
 Dartmouth1706191184913935.371936.862482
 Columbia1708177124513633.161833.359512
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
91Portland State16966103165215134.461442.964627
92James Madison1681006625515236.2102147.665572
 Tennessee Tech1687576174814134.091369.262550
94Mississippi Valley State16750100173213923.072133.383651
95Hampton1668963144713834.161442.91331166
96Bethune-Cookman1638857184114228.992045.0110861
97Robert Morris1627674124416027.571838.969638
98Northeastern1608169104916330.161833.360598
 Bucknell1609258105315833.5112250.040385
 Tennessee State1608859134815930.261931.686685
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
101Idaho State1583697253516121.782532.088699
102Howard1576371234317125.191656.372678
103Princeton156718235414936.272133.349436
 NC Central1566676144013230.3111764.778704
105Rhode Island1534890153815724.2132356.571695
 Morehead State1536080135016530.351729.475649
107Murray State1494487184715729.941330.861625
 Towson1496271164515429.2103033.362537
 St. Francis U1495871203916124.292437.569545
110Nicholls State1488543204715031.381844.464559
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
111Cornell147647494314629.541526.772627
112Valparaiso1466069174816129.881844.450458
113Alcorn State1454584162711623.3102540.075583
114Delaware State140557695013437.35862.562547
115Arkansas-Pine Bluff1395366203512528.04944.474683
116Jackson State1375572104214129.821315.499813
117Davidson1367350133713926.651435.743420
118Western Carolina135557284915132.561637.558546
119Morgan State133705583914826.4101758.888810
120North Carolina A&T1174852173914127.741330.876714
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
121Indiana State1155846114014827.041330.872566
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