07:38 AM ET 01.01 | Might Louisville head coach Charlie Strong be willing to consider a move to Austin? The Texas Longhorns have inquired about [Strong], sources told Yahoo Sports on Tuesday. Strong has been considered a possible candidate for the vacant Longhorns head coaching position since former coach Mack Brown's ousting. Sources also told Yahoo Sports that the Cardinals will be proactive in trying to keep Strong if he is offered the Texas job. Louisville signed Strong to an eight-year contract extension in early 2013 after the coach was approached about the then-vacant job at Tennessee. That extension bumped his annual base salary up to $3.7 million. While Texas has inquired about Strong, formal permission to interview him was neither requested nor granted, sources said.