Rushing First Downs Leaders

 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
1South Alabama3214171102835.71250.013101
2Idaho State19734130335918531.962425.064555
3Northern Colorado16935112224515828.541526.780677
4Delaware State16538104233814925.571070.067571
5Southern17340117164714831.872133.3104856
6Marist17249103205414836.542218.262605
7Cornell20651140154511937.841233.359557
8Eastern Washington25753176287916049.482040.072585
9Lafayette19055114215815936.5142070.070524
 Davidson23455149305517032.452917.263568
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
11Richmond20856140125915139.1142850.048426
12UC Davis19257114215214934.9101471.486711
 South Dakota State21557143156215739.581844.475643
14Eastern Illinois1905812575614638.492142.953439
 Savannah State1495867244316925.492733.394789
16Elon20659135126515940.991656.355536
 North Carolina Central20459112335215932.782138.1112991
18Valparaiso17960108115317630.1203557.161522
19Charleston Southern1716296136218034.481844.462471
20Lamar19363104264915431.862326.182705
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
21Columbia1676493104614930.952025.051447
 VMI1626486125616134.871936.853421
23Florida A&M19366102256816042.52540.01181099
 Jacksonville21466134145213139.741330.881706
25Southern Utah23467148196715543.261735.378709
26Brown19568111165914540.782236.475673
 Alabama State20368115205315534.201.088841
28Yale1766910075014434.7102245.563586
 Fordham19169110126717239.092931.044355
30Northwestern State1747183205817034.161540.086835
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Southeastern Louisiana24471146276816940.251338.593693
32Drake23572144195315035.392045.061594
33Bucknell151737264616228.481457.157479
 Sacred Heart21673124196116137.962425.074632
 Stephen F Austin25573158245916336.251631.379712
36Grambling State1727481174615729.351145.593859
37Morehead State27675182197318938.6142850.071601
38Morgan State1567659214115426.682433.394863
39Georgetown1907797165616334.491656.367587
 Alcorn State1557760183513925.231421.4100821
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
41Mississippi Valley State1497852194415827.862128.6115965
 Western Carolina1977898215717332.9112250.073644
43Howard1968090266217735.082927.6110981
 Robert Morris1928097154815032.081942.173676
45North Carolina A&T1978192245315634.041526.795797
46Missouri State1748276164214329.4111861.157426
47Rhode Island1988399165915338.6112250.060576
 San Diego22483124176314742.981650.075785
 Nicholls State1698369174615030.7123040.082641
 Western Illinois1778382125815936.541625.085783
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
51Sacramento State1918488195215832.9152755.672684
 Coastal Carolina1878486175215034.771643.883818
 Butler23084132145214136.961735.351473
 Hampton1948496146618136.5112250.01481266
55Penn1908591145213937.441330.844450
56Monmouth21986122116715842.4112347.855536
57Presbyterian College1868783165015931.481844.461565
 Bryant1908790135613641.251926.367594
59Holy Cross24488140165615137.1132748.152439
 Indiana State1818878153712330.161540.069581
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Central Arkansas25588148197618640.9112152.497790
62Gardner-Webb1788974154216425.672035.066550
 Wagner1658958185316132.982138.176742
64McNeese State1999010096616939.1112250.086732
65Lehigh30491197167818442.4132454.276755
66Villanova1839276155715237.561735.360493
 Liberty23692129157314351.081361.563629
 Northern Arizona23492120226014441.781553.378777
69Maine24993145116717737.9122060.065560
70Furman197959396514644.5111764.751462
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 William & Mary1969587146414943.081942.140330
72Harvard22097113107015644.981361.570519
 South Dakota1959782166515342.561250.066662
 Norfolk State24397124226617936.941136.41271047
75Jackson State27398152237215446.8101952.6109931
76North Dakota2019982206716341.151050.056503
 Tennessee State22199110126316338.7111478.676587
78Dartmouth17910162166014441.7112055.044386
 Appalachian State238101127107216543.691369.252482
 Austin Peay20310185174915531.6122157.170561
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
81Chattanooga20010284146015838.0121866.748381
 Dayton19410273195715437.061540.053441
83Albany237103121136816441.581553.383753
84Tennessee-Martin241104124137115844.981457.186777
85Murray State275105154168217546.9102050.052452
 Samford236105121107618241.871546.752445
 Texas Southern239105110245818032.2184837.51151153
88Illinois State230106105197216344.2202483.367660
89Northern Iowa22410798196115639.14580.068593
90Eastern Kentucky20010881116117435.191369.264509
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Prairie View A&M22010887256016835.771838.977695
 Weber State22010895176015439.081942.194830
93South Carolina State19611170155415934.071450.097949
94New Hampshire265112137167415149.041040.066582
95Delaware22411396157617343.991850.058513
 Alabama A&M22711391236117734.5102343.599894
 Arkansas-Pine Bluff22011381266217335.882138.11081033
98Tennessee Tech238115101227215945.3142360.978613
99Southern Illinois22111689165415435.1122548.065533
 Princeton21411684146315740.172825.071639
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
101Duquesne22412090146514843.961250.055473
 St Francis (PA)22112083185214735.461250.063521
103North Dakota State257121119177216942.66966.782718
 Portland State23212191207016941.451533.31181072
105Campbell22212485138016349.1112250.052448
106Jacksonville State21412577126315241.481361.570589
107Central Connecticut23012689158117546.3203754.154454
 Southeast Missouri State20412668105214535.9142850.059535
109Youngstown State264129125106514544.8101566.757539
110Colgate22813183146815543.9152853.658516
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
111James Madison23113978146617936.9102245.566586
112Bethune-Cookman23414081136015040.0102050.01111007
113Towson25614210688015252.6152560.070629
114Montana State273145109197717843.381266.784751
115Montana292146125219321543.361250.077797
116Stony Brook274155100195515036.751435.7991006
117The Citadel1831581785313738.7142556.034247
118Cal Poly24616763167018338.3283775.772657
 Sam Houston State27716789218420640.861346.21011018
120Wofford2642184247515847.5213658.369554
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
121Georgia Southern30422460208116449.4122548.072616
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