June 13, 2011 - Ultimate Indoor Football League (UIFL)
CANTON, OH - The Ultimate Indoor Football League (UIFL), is pleased to announce that the 4th expansion team for the 2012 season is Tupelo, MS.
Tupelo will play in the newly formed Southern Division of the UIFL and will begin play in March 2012. The team will play their home games at the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo, MS. The BancorpSouth Arena seats 7,000+ fans.
The UIFL will hold a formal press conference over the summer to announce the team name, logo, ownership, and more.
Single game tickets will start at $7.00. Season tickets start at $42.00. The team will play 7 home games at the BancorpSouth Arena starting in March 2012.
Tupelo, MS joins other 2012 expansion teams Rome, GA, and Fort Myers, FL, and Danville, IL in the UIFL. Additional teams in the UIFL Southern Division will be announced over the next few months.
For more information about the Ultimate Indoor Football League visit the league website at www.theuifl.com or call 877-500-UIFL (8435). The UIFL recently finished the 2011 season with all six original teams - Canton, OH, Johnstown, PA, Huntington, WV, Pikeville, KY, Highland Heights, KY, and Saginaw MI.