Even with just2days learning that it was all just one big joke don’t you think it still hasn’t sunk it yet? That he’s still processing it with his emotions. That there are lame ass people that exist to play on people’s feelings and sadly they don’t care. He’s young and he’s trying to figure things out. He not only is trying to be strong for himself to face this humiliation but also for the sake of Notre Dane and his family.