Controversy swirls around Charlie Strong shirt design

(Etsy.com)
(Etsy.com)

AUSTIN (KXAN) – The University of Texas is not commenting on the controversy surrounding a tasteless shirt made to celebrate the hire of new football coach Charlie Strong.

The shirt making the rounds on social media and the original for sale listing on Etsy.com is no longer available.

It read, “Black is the new Brown.”

It’s been a little over a week since Charlie Strong was named to succeed Coach Mack Brown. Some people have been trying to sell shirts capitalizing on the hire .

It’s not clear who printed the shirts or who was trying to sell them.

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