The CIF announces its schedule for the 2023 season

SIOUX CITY, IA – The CIF announced today its 13-week, 40-game regular season schedule for 2023, which kicks off league play on Saturday night, March 4. Non-league games start February 19th in Rapid City. 

The 2023 CIF regular season schedule will include all 8 returning teams, Omaha Beef, Sioux City Bandits, Salina Liberty, Southwest Kansas Storm, Topeka Tropics, Rapid City Marshals, Billings Outlaws and Gillette Mustangs. 

The CIF will be entering its 9th season, featuring 8 teams, playing 10 regular season games each. The top 6 teams in the standings will qualify for the 2023 playoffs with the top 2 teams receiving a first-round bye. 

“The CIF will once again be the first major indoor football league to kick-off in 2023. 2022 showed us the talent level of this league and that will continue into next season. We look forward to an exciting 2023 season for our fans,” read a statement from the CIF Board of Directors. 



Sunday, February 19th 

TBD at Rapid City Marshals    

Saturday, February 25th  

Tri-State Tridents at Sioux City Bandits    


Saturday, March 4th 

Rapid City Marshals at Sioux City Bandits 

Gillette Mustangs at Southwest Kansas Storm 

Topeka Tropics at Salina Liberty 

Omaha Stockmen at Omaha Beef (NON-LEAGUE) 


Friday, March 10th 

Billings Outlaws at Omaha Beef 

Saturday, March 11th 

Salina Liberty at Sioux City Bandits 

Sunday, March 12th 

Gillette Mustangs at Rapid City Marshals 

Southwest Kansas Storm at ICT Regulators (NON-LEAGUE) 


Saturday, March 18th 

Omaha Beef at Southwest Kansas Storm 

Sunday, March 19th 

Salina Liberty at ICT Regulators (NON-LEAGUE)

Monday, March 20th 

Topeka Tropics at Billings Outlaws 


Saturday, March 25th 

Salina Liberty at Topeka Tropics 

Sioux City Bandits at Gillette Mustangs 

ICT Regulators at Southwest Kansas Storm (NON-LEAGUE) 

Monday, March 27th 

Rapid City Marshals at Billings Outlaws 



Friday, March 31st 

Southwest Kansas Storm at Sioux City Bandits 

Saturday, April 1st 

Billings Outlaws at Gillette Mustangs 

Omaha Beef at Topeka Tropics 

Sunday, April 2nd 

Salina Liberty at Rapid City Marshals 


Saturday, April 8th 

Billings Outlaws at Salina Liberty 

Sioux City Bandits at Rapid City Marshals 

Gillette Mustangs at Omaha Beef 

Topeka Tropics at Southwest Kansas Storm 


Saturday, April 15th 

Omaha Beef at Salina Liberty 

Rapid City Marshals at Southwest Kansas Storm 

Topeka Tropics at Gillette Mustangs 


Saturday, April 22nd 

Omaha Beef at Billings Outlaws 

Sioux City Bandits at Topeka Tropics 

Southwest Kansas Storm at Salina Liberty 


Saturday, April 29th 

Rapid City Marshals at Omaha Beef 

Southwest Kansas Storm at Billings Outlaws 

Gillette Mustangs at Sioux City Bandits 

ICT Regulators at Salina Liberty (NON-LEAGUE) 

WEEK 10 

Saturday, May 6th 

Billings Outlaws at Topeka Tropics 

Omaha Beef at Sioux City Bandits 

Rapid City Marshals at Gillette Mustangs 

Salina Liberty at Southwest Kansas Storm 

WEEK 11 

Saturday, May 13th 

Southwest Kansas Storm at Rapid City Marshals 

Gillette Mustangs at Billings Outlaws 

Topeka Tropics at Omaha Beef 

WEEK 12 

Saturday, May 20th 

Billings Outlaws at Rapid City Marshals 

Sioux City Bandits at Salina Liberty 

Southwest Kansas Storm at Topeka Tropics 

WEEK 13 

Saturday, May 27th 

Salina Liberty at Gillette Mustangs 

Sioux City Bandits at Omaha Beef