A usually very reliable source stated that the Chico Outlaws as having renewed their lease with Chico State, thereby adding to the stability of the North American League. The site has issued a retraction here:
This means that the NAL is still pending its 2012 teams. With Chico’s status still being uncertain, the NAL currently is open to several scenarios. Once confirmed then the official status of the 2012 NAL schedule will be posted on this site.
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