Louisville head coach Charlie Strong and Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops both met and spoke to the media on Wednesday afternoon at the annual Governor’s Cup Luncheon. Below is a brief recap of Charlie Strong’s comments.
Coach Strong opened the press conference by saying that last year’s success will not determine this year’s success. He also went on to talk about how his team has matured and they understand the work ethic needed to improve on a daily basis.
“I am happy with this football team, we know what is ahead of us and what needs to get done,” says Strong. Despite being happy with his team, he also noted that there is plenty of work to be done. “We are no where we should be. There is a lot of room for improvement.”
Leadership has been something that Strong’s previous team lacked from time-to-time. However, for the first time in his tenure with the Louisville program, Strong now has a solid group of juniors and seniors that he brought into the program.
“The seniors have stepped...