Texas football coach Charlie Strong will take part in an 11-stop barnstorming tour of cities within the LoneStarState following the completion of spring drills, with the first stop set for April 21 in Fort Worth.
Dubbed the “Comin’ On Strong” tour, Strong and other Texas officials will make stops in Fort Worth, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, Tyler, Corpus Christi and five other locations to allow fans to interact with the Longhorns’ new coach. Special guests at selection stops included school president Bill Powers, men’s athletic director Steve Patterson, women’s athletic director Chris Plonsky, former letterwinners and notable alumni.
The April 21 stop in Fort Worth will be held at Joe T. Garcia’s Restaurant from 6-8 p.m. Cost is $15 for adults and $8 for youth, which includes food and souvenirs. For information about tickets or the tour, visit TexasStrongTour.com or call 512-232-3865.
_ Jimmy Burch