Winthrop University President Anthony DiGiorgio holds an American flag presented by the South Carolina State Guard and given to the school by Master Sgt. John Adams, not pictured, father of the late Winthrop player De'Andre Adams. Winthrop Athletic Director Tom Hickman, left, stands with DiGiorgio as the national anthem is played before Tuesday night's game with Charleston Southern.
Winthrop University President Anthony DiGiorgio holds an American flag presented by the South Carolina State Guard and given to the school by Master Sgt. John Adams, not pictured, father of the late Winthrop player De'Andre Adams. Winthrop Athletic Director Tom Hickman, left, stands with DiGiorgio as the national anthem is played before Tuesday night's game with Charleston Southern.
Winthrop University President Anthony DiGiorgio holds an American flag presented by the South Carolina State Guard and given to the school by Master Sgt. John Adams, not pictured, father of the late Winthrop player De'Andre Adams. Winthrop Athletic Director Tom Hickman, left, stands with DiGiorgio as the national anthem is played before Tuesday night's game with Charleston Southern.

Flag bonds father, son with Winthrop family

February 27, 2008 12:37 AM

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