Born: Aug. 2, 1960 - Batesville, AR.
College: University of Central Arkansas ('82, Education). Three-year letterman in football; three-time all-conference safety, two-time all-conference performer in track and field. Strong was inducted into the Central Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame in 2009.
Kids: Tory, Hailee, and Hope
Charlie Strong brings 34 years of coaching experience to USF.
- 2016-Pres. - Head Coach - USF
- 2014-16 - Head Coach - Texas
- 2010-13 - Head Coach - Louisville
- 2008-09 - Assoc. Head Coach/Def. Coord./LBs - Florida
- 2005-07 - Asst. Head Coach/Co-Def. Coord./LBs - Florida
- 2004 - Interim Head Coach/Def. Coord./Def. Ends - Florida
- 2003 - Def. Coordinator/Def. Ends - Florida
- 1999-2002 - Defensive Coordinator - South Carolina
- 1995-98 - Defensive Line - Notre Dame
- 1994 - Assoc. Head Coach/Def. Tackles - Florida
- 1991-93 - Defensive Ends - Florida
- 1990 - Wide Receivers - Mississippi
- 1988-89 - Outside Linebackers - Florida
- 1986-87 - Wide Receivers - Southern Illinois
- 1985 - Graduate Assistant - Texas A&M
- 1984-85 - Graduate Assistant - Florida