Charlie Strong opened up his news conference this afternoon by saying that he wasn’t there to discuss the rumors about his name surfacing for other coaching jobs. Strong got about five minutes into the press conference before being asked by the media about his future with Louisville.
There were quite a few notable quotes from Strong’s press conference, but there is one in particular that stood out more than the others. When he was bluntly asked if he’ll be the coach at Louisville next season, Strong says “I’ll say that when the time is right.”
Maybe it’s me, but there is no better time than now to answer that question.
Although Strong didn’t tell the fans exactly what they wanted to hear this afternoon, he did deny talking or interviewing with anyone from Auburn or Tennessee, which means someone is lying. Multiple media outlets in Knoxville reported over the weekend that Strong interviewed for the Tennessee job on Friday. When the folks at Louisville were asked about it, they releas...