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


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.


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


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