Well, Anthony Martinez & Jacob Lescenski (the gay/straight couple in question) were invited to guest star on Ellen DeGeneres' talk show on Wednesday, and she brought their love story to a whole 'nother level!
That's because after hearing about how Jacob asked Anthony to prom, she gifted each student a scholarship for college.
The brunette shared a sweet photo with her former flame and penned a heartbreaking caption in his memory.
The late sports star's longtime love reflected on their time together, writing:
"My deepest love goes out to those who saw jose as more than an athlete, but as a passionate, raw human being. The heart break is unbearable. There was so much more to him than anyone could even begin to understand. I'm fortunate enough to have loved and be loved by jose, and his family, for over 3 crazy beautiful years."
Miz Mendoza admitted she will always love the 24-year-old, and told her followers to never take moments with their loved ones for granted, adding: