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Texas Announces Strong As Hire

Texas announced the hire of Charlie Strong as its football coach on Sunday, officially bringing an end to the Longhorns' search process for their 29th head coach in UT history.

Texas men's athletics director Steve Patterson announced the signing on Sunday, bringing in Strong, a two-time conference coach of the year and architect of a quick turnaround at Louisville. Strong took over a program that won 15 games in the three years before he arrived and went 23-3 over the last two seasons. He will be introduced at a Monday press conference. "I'm excited and my family is... Recommended Stories