Texas coach Charlie Strong watches his team play UTEP during the first half their game at Royal Memorial Stadium on Saturday, September 10, 2016. DEBORAH CANNON / AMERICAN STATESMAN

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Commentary: Charlie Strong’s hard-line on guns is a winning combination

Posted September 16th, 2016

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Maybe Charlie Strong really is that good.

That’s what the football pundits are saying after a season opener overtime victory by the unranked Texas Longhorns over number 10 Notre Dame, followed by a blowout victory over UTEP last weekend. Strong has taken heat from an unforgiving Longhorn Nation for the last two seasons, as he sought to make his mark on a historic program by insisting on core values before big wins.

What are those values? Honesty, no drugs or stealing, treating women with respect, and no guns.

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Read the full commentary by Lisa L. Moore and Matt Valentine here. 

 

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