Reeves still didn’t catch on to the act until he was asked to come up and read a slip of paper that announced he was being placed on scholarship — the climax of a video that went viral Friday afternoon.
“It caught me completely off guard,” Reeves said. “I thought we were doing something for maybe a donor or somebody else close to the program.”
His first call was to his mom. But when he tried his dad, Big Country, he ran into a problem.