- During DiGiorgio's tenure at Winthrop, the intercollegiate athletics program has grown from 12 to 18 teams, and new facilities have been constructed for baseball, softball, track and field, tennis and soccer.
- Former Coach Gregg Marshall explained his team's motto of "play angry" meant to play passionate, to be engaged and to be as well-prepared as possible. He urged Eagle fans to turn out in record-numbers once again at the Coliseum to “cheer angry.”
Winthrop University, "Hall of Fame Ceremony Captures Memories of President and Others' Contributions" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 109.