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Report: Texas Administrators Told Sterlin Gilbert That Charlie Strong Will Be Retained After 2016 Season

Sterlin Gilbert was goingto be Texas' offensive coordinator. Then he wasn't. And now he is

After a strange 24 hours, the Tulsa offensive coordinator has accepted an offer for the same position with the Longhorns. 

He accepted Texas' offer after being told by Longhorns' administrators, face to face, that Charlie Strong will be retained after the 2016 season. He will also get a three-year deal, per Yahoo's Anwar Richardson. 

">December 12, 2015

">December 12, 2015

Will Texas actually follow through on the promise to keep Strong after the 2016 season? It's easy to say they will now, but if the Longhorns have another 5-7 season, it's tough to imagine the former Louisville coach sticking in Austin.