Third Down Attempts Leaders

 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
1Tulsa3911881832011019357.092142.961518
2Oklahoma3851532112110119751.3122352.2102905
3Texas Tech359105236189216954.4172665.495783
4Missouri358100235238716353.461442.958533
5Houston355107225239318251.1102050.081736
6Texas352132189319517354.9131681.382708
7Rice338116198249218051.181747.164552
8Nevada329174134218120040.5132650.088748
9Oklahoma State324174133177015445.5142070.084706
10Ball State323136167207616147.271258.339374
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
11BYU31595198229817655.771070.0100885
12Memphis309149131299119646.4101952.659519
13Florida306154129238316151.6111668.8102839
14USC305132153207716845.8122060.0103948
 TCU3051551351511121751.2101855.6114937
16Oregon302160113297218239.682040.091792
17Central Michigan301111176149219347.751827.875736
18Penn State300136142229017352.051338.549408
19Kansas299111172169318450.581650.062576
20Nebraska295113171118417946.951338.593785
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
21South Florida292120155178217447.161442.9111882
 Troy292123150197218738.5152268.288751
23Arizona287113156188117546.341625.052433
 Southern Miss287133137179220944.0182669.298957
25Boise State285101163217116243.881266.793839
26Utah281111154168218245.191560.090817
 Buffalo281102155248720143.3182475.066629
28Oregon State280120142187218339.3101662.587738
29Western Michigan27982169287017041.2112250.081616
30Eastern Michigan27791162247418340.4183354.565622
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
31Georgia27395163156615742.061346.2112938
32Cincinnati27299155185817433.392142.999903
33Fresno State269120127226816541.281266.764543
 Iowa269146108156515940.971450.053446
35Florida Atlantic26696154167317641.521216.795887
36Florida State265131113217917245.941233.3101932
37Rutgers26485158216616340.561540.058505
38Northwestern26395141279720946.42728.661567
 Alabama263133112187618341.581080.056505
40Colorado State262107141148017844.982532.060541
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Hawaii26285155226318234.661346.21211082
42Illinois257105142106716241.451533.366612
43Boston College256121114217420635.9162564.060514
44Ole Miss25512212497517243.691464.366624
 Wisconsin25513211496817838.271163.669616
 Akron255106135146516040.6111861.166558
47Kent State25414887196616240.7122450.062466
 Purdue25493138237118438.6152951.760484
49LSU253122114177118338.871838.982649
50Louisiana-Lafayette250135100157515847.541526.785694
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Kansas State25093138196916741.3173450.067549
52Notre Dame24991133256318134.8113036.769649
53Connecticut24814482226117934.12728.666571
54North Texas24696130207219237.5122548.079659
 UTEP24678147217016841.741526.773682
56Michigan State24392126256619134.691560.066600
57Louisville242101114276717737.9112445.874671
 Virginia Tech24213584238021137.961637.570486
59Iowa State24187136186717737.9102050.077679
 East Carolina241104126117620636.991656.382742
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 South Carolina24191129217018038.9121866.775640
62Bowling Green24096130148117346.8121963.275641
 Air Force24019136138720342.9132454.273602
64Pittsburgh239101118206318134.8131968.457440
65Baylor23712494195314436.8162857.180656
 Arkansas State23712595175915837.381844.483770
67West Virginia23613486167417741.841330.859535
68Clemson23583129235016729.982138.172618
69Louisiana Tech23413978176218932.861931.679683
70Maryland23390127166917539.481553.361536
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
71Arkansas23283134156517636.9142653.879584
72California23097110234715929.651435.777649
 Ohio State23013382157317142.74944.468567
 Northern Illinois23011699157417043.5101952.663570
75Miami (OH)22976132217518241.272528.062499
76UNLV22776128237417642.0111478.666510
77Colorado226100112146818137.6182572.065516
78Stanford22511886215815038.781457.182738
79North Carolina State22498110166818037.861637.571550
 Middle Tennessee22484127137418340.4102343.568607
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Navy22418627118517947.5142360.940338
82Texas A&M22373131197516744.9121963.286681
83UAB222101104176416538.851145.582738
84Miami (FL)22189119136418933.9131968.474605
85New Mexico22012976156418235.2142458.382684
86New Mexico State21949151196417436.8153740.565544
 Ohio21986120136716939.6112250.078688
88Wake Forest21892110167219636.781747.160611
89Tulane21777120207117640.3102638.572604
90Minnesota21582122116318234.6122060.083695
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
91Georgia Tech2141515495916136.6122842.963570
92Duke21381118146718336.671936.856513
 Toledo21392105165616035.0122450.075594
94Idaho21288104207217640.962425.073684
95Kentucky2119698176119431.4101952.669562
96Utah State2108899235617032.9162369.686781
97Virginia20966126176017035.382040.059500
98San Diego State20759129195416632.571546.772597
99Arizona State20570112234716029.451338.593787
 North Carolina2058810987417342.861442.963550
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Louisiana-Monroe20581101235216731.171643.882718
 SMU20543141214813934.54944.473570
103Indiana2049690184717027.662326.164591
104Marshall20210185166417436.8102050.062530
105Washington2008293257517941.951435.756478
106Auburn19810282146518335.551241.774568
107UCLA19655116256718835.621118.279678
108Wyoming19511462195916635.551435.770622
109Vanderbilt1939372285818431.561250.056473
110Michigan1879870194817627.3142070.057500
 FIRST DOWNSTHIRD DOWNSFOURTH DOWNSPENALTIES
RKTEAMTOTALRUSHPASSPENMADEATTPCTMADEATTPCTTOTALYDS
 Mississippi State18769108105817832.681844.467531
112Army18513532186517237.8112544.046437
113Washington State1847687214817926.891850.092857
114Florida International1806798156117934.172231.8105799
115Temple1796796166617038.831323.181664
116San Jose State1745995205117828.771936.881623
117Tennessee1718670155816734.751435.766539
118Syracuse1648864124515628.882040.054460
119UCF155747295518829.391850.066607
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