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Nebraska WR Kenny Bell Ditched His Fro, Bo Pelini Is Sad About It

Nebraska wide receiver Kenny Bell, who is set to break many Cornhuskers receiving records in his upcoming senior year, will be sporting a new look his fall. Bell, who easily had the best afro in all of college football, lost a bet to Northern Colorado DE Devontae Chapple and was forced to shave it off. It is truly the end of an era.

">@runDMChap_91 made me shave the fro. Gonna have to change the twitter handle now pic.twitter.com/z5cwFc2MTT

— Kenny Bell (@AFRO_THUNDER80)

Lost a bet and my brother @runDMChap_91 made me shave the fro. Gonna have to change the twitter handle now ? pic.twitter.com/z5cwFc2MTT

— Kenny Bell (@AFRO_THUNDER80) May 27, 2014

">May 27, 2014

Even head coach Bo Pelini chimed in on the loss. He took to Twitter to drop a clever "gone but not fro-gotten" line.

">@NUequipment it appears that

Lost a bet and my brother @runDMChap_91 made me shave the fro. Gonna have to change the twitter handle now ? pic.twitter.com/z5cwFc2MTT

— Kenny Bell (@AFRO_THUNDER80) May 27, 2014

">@AFRO_THUNDER80 helmet will need to be resized. Let's all remember the good times. Gone but not fro-gotten.

— Bo Pelini (@BoPelini)

@NUequipment it appears that @AFRO_THUNDER80 helmet will need to be resized. Let's all remember the good times. Gone but not fro-gotten.

— Bo Pelini (@BoPelini) May 28, 2014

">May 28, 2014

For reference, here's a great shot of what Bell looked like before he ditched the hairstyle. It was serious.

">@Ameerguapo pic.twitter.com/3Rq53Mt0Gv

— Kenny Bell (@AFRO_THUNDER80)

Mr. MVP himself. @Ameerguapopic.twitter.com/3Rq53Mt0Gv

— Kenny Bell (@AFRO_THUNDER80) December 16, 2013

">December 16, 2013