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Nebraska WR Kenny Bell Says He Bartended To Pay For Utilities

In three seasons, Nebraska wide receiver Kenny Bell has 134 recptions, 1,901 receiving yards and 15 receiving touchdowns. He has been selected to first team All-Big Ten, Big Ten All-Freshman Team and the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll. But for a week and a half, Bell did not have utilities. "I went without power for like a week and half," Bell told CBS Sports'...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska WR Worked as a Bartender to Get Utilities Turned Back on

Kenny Bell may have led the Cornhuskers in receiving yards the last three-straight seasons, but apparently the water and energy companies in the area aren’t too worried about ensuring he makes it a fourth. According to Dennis Dodd of CBS Sports, the star wideout was forced to go almost two weeks without power or running water, after running out of money. To help rectify the situation...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska star WR Kenny Bell bartends to pay his bills

University of Nebraska senior wide receiver Kenny Bell is poised to become the Cornhuskers’ all-time leader in receptions and receiving yards — but he ended up becoming a part-time bartender so that he could get his electricity and water turned back on in his house.   
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Nebraska Coach Bo Pelini Unveiled Cornhuskers “Red Rising” Uniform By Wearing It Himself

Update: …and we’ve got video. Pelini, while unveiling the uniforms, gets into it with a few of his players, including wideout Kenny Bell, before taking the helmet off. As you’d imagine, he gets a hearty chuckle from his team. Earlier: Most of the time, college football programs ask a few upperclassmen to do the honors of debuting a new uniform for the rest of the team in the...
Via College Spun
19 days ago  |  Discuss

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. Lost a bet and my brother @runDMChap_91 made me...
Via College Spun
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska Cornhuskers season preview

Bo Pelini is on a roll with six straight nine-win seasons, but has plenty of issues to address if the Nebraska Cornhuskers will be able to crack the top 10. Pelini’s squad finished 2013 with a No. 25 ranking in the coaches poll after defeating Georgia 24-19 in the Gator Bowl and will have a new challenge in 2014 as the school has been realigned to the Big Ten West Division. ...
Via College Football Universe
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Nebraska Wideout Kenny Bell Is Very Upset That The Cornhuskers Have 4 Night Games

Seemingly, Saturday night college football games are a winning combination for all involved. Fans get to tailgate all day and watch their team play during primetime, while players get to play under the lights for a larger television audience. But Nebraska wide receiver Kenny Bell is painting a much different picture. Bell, upon learning that the Cornhuskers will have four night games...
Via College Spun
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

A help in the union push?

Nebraska football player Kenny Bell says Kain Colter has approached him about enlisting the Cornhuskers in the movement that could lead to the formation of a college athletes union.
Via nebraska.scout.com
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

MSU Football: Spartans record first-ever win over Cornhuskers

EAST LANSING, Mich. — It’s taken eight games, but the Michigan State Spartans finally defeated the Nebraska Cornhuskers for the first time ever on Saturday, and by doing so, they have all but guaranteed a spot in the Big Ten championship game. The Nebraska Cornhuskers (7-3, 4-2) turned the ball over five times in the 41-28 loss, which lead to 24 points for the 16th-ranked Spartans...
Via isportsweb.com
November 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Players can struggle when heckling turns into hate

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By ERIC OLSON AP College Football Writer College coaches and administrators concerned about tweets their athletes might send also should be wary of the ones their athletes receive. Social media experts point to vitriolic messages directed at football players Andrew Baggett of Missouri and Kenny Bell of Nebraska as examples of why...
Via AP on Fox
October 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Minnesota looks to upset No. 25 Nebraska

Coming off its second bye week in a month, Nebraska will head to Minnesota fresh and well-positioned in the Big Ten Legends Division race. The No. 25 Cornhuskers may also see the return of their quarterback. Coach Bo Pelini said Taylor Martinez probably will play against the Gophers on Saturday, but whether he starts will be a game-time decision. Martinez practiced Sunday for...
Via Fox Sports North
October 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Nebraska-Minnesota Preview

Coming off its second bye week in a month, Nebraska will head to Minnesota fresh and well-positioned in the Big Ten Legends Division race. The No. 25 Cornhuskers may also see the return of their quarterback. Taylor Martinez practiced Sunday for the first time since mid-September. Coach Bo Pelini said the fourth-year starter could play against the Gophers (5-2, 1-2 Big Ten) on Saturday...
Via AP on Fox
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Kenny Bell pulls off tip drill touchdown catch vs. Southern Miss

Star Nebraska Cornhuskers wide receiver Kenny Bell pulled off a slick tip drill to haul in a Taylor Martinez pass and score the touchdown while seated.
Via Gamedayr
September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Nebraska Cornhuskers scared by Wyoming, time for a Code Red?

In 1985, the Nebraska Cornhuskers scheduled Florida State to open the season and lost. It marks the last time NU last a season opener, their ongoing 28-game streak continues to rank as the nation’s longest. However, hanging on to a 37-34 win over the University of Wyoming this past Saturday goes down as the closest call since. During the second half of Saturday’s game, the Huskers...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 18 Nebraska holds off Wyoming 37-34 in opener

Nebraska piled up more than 500 yards of offense and won its nation-leading 28th straight opener. You wouldn't have known it from the atmosphere inside the 18th-ranked Cornhuskers' locker room minutes after their 37-34 victory over Wyoming on Saturday night. ''I feel like we lost the game,'' receiver Kenny Bell said. Up 16 points in the fourth quarter,...
Via Fox Sports
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Preseason Top 25 Players: No. 16, Kenny Bell

After a day off to enjoy some great weather and a little Sunday Funday activities it's back to the countdown here at The B1G Time. For the 2nd straight time on our list we've got a first entrant for a team, this time from the Nebraska Cornhuskers.  However, we are sticking with the same position after we left you with a look at No. 17 Cody Latimer of the Indiana...
Via The B1g Time
May 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Kenny Bell wears Ghillie Suit to first day of Spring Practice

Spring practice in Lincoln, Nebraska certainly got off to a lighthearted start.  Wide receiver Kenny Bell walked out to Nebraska’s first day of spring practice wearing a Ghillie Suit, and it seems like he just came out of the woods from hunting.  What we later learned is that it was for the Nebraska Cornhuskers Harlem Shake video. Perhaps Bo Pelini went through some anger management...
Via Diehardsport
March 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Big Ten Bowl Extravaganza Vol. 6: Nebraska

The Capital One Bowl will feature a pair of teams who had their eyes on much larger prizes just a few weeks ago. Nebraska and Georgia collide in a battle of league runner-ups. The contest can be seen New Year's Day on ABC at 1 p.m. E.T. Andy Coppens (Co-managing editor) Thoughts: Well, can we really say who's better between the Big Ten and the SEC after this bowl...
Via The B1g Time
January 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Nebraska WR Kenny Bell Destroys Wisconsin Defender

Nebraska didn't have many highlights from Saturday night's loss to Wisconsin, but there were a few noteable plays for the Cornhuskers.  In...
Via Athlon Sports
December 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Wisconsin's Devin Smith gets decleated by Nebraska's Kenny Bell

Wisconsin may have destroyed Nebraska, 70-31, on Saturday, but the Cornhuskers did dominate this one play in particular.Watch as Nebraska's Kenny Bell gets leveled by Wisconsin's Devin Smith during the Big 10 Championship Game. Smith was able to walk off the field on his own power, but he did appear shaken up on the sideline.Via Big Lead Sports.Here's another angle of...
Via Bush League Chronicle
December 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Nebraska-Iowa Preview

After another impressive effort last weekend, surging Nebraska finds itself on the verge of its first Big Ten championship game. While the Cornhuskers still need to defeat Iowa, the struggling Hawkeyes could have a difficult time keeping up Friday. The No. 17 Huskers try to lock up first place in the Legends Division as they close out their schedule against Iowa, which hopes to...
Via AP on Fox
November 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Martinez leads No. 16 Nebraska past Gophers 38-14

Minnesota coach Jerry Kill praised Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez for his big passing day, and then criticized his team for not doing much to stop him. ''We don't have any excuses. They just dominated us,'' Kill said after Saturday's 38-14 loss to the No. 16 Cornhuskers. ''Our defense was asked to be on the field too much and Martinez did a...
Via AP on Fox
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 16 Nebraska 38, Minnesota 14

Taylor Martinez threw for 308 yards and two touchdowns to Kenny Bell while becoming No. 16 Nebraska's all-time passing leader in a 38-14 victory over Minnesota on Saturday. The Cornhuskers (9-2, 6-1), who had to come from behind in the second half in four of its first five Big Ten wins, scored on four of their first six possessions against the Gophers (6-5, 2-5). Nebraska can...
Via AP on Fox
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Minnesota-Nebraska Preview

Style points are the last thing Nebraska cares about right now. If it takes second-half comebacks - or perhaps a fortuitous call on an opponent's end-zone fumble - to keep the 16th-ranked Cornhuskers on track for the Big Ten Legends Division title, they aren't sweating it. They embrace it. Nebraska (8-2, 5-1) erased a 14-point halftime deficit to beat Penn State 32-23 last...
Via AP on Fox
November 13, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 16 Nebraska will take wins any way they come

Style points are the last thing Nebraska cares about right now. If it takes second-half comebacks - or perhaps a fortuitous call on an opponent's end-zone fumble - to keep the 16th-ranked Cornhuskers on track for the Big Ten Legends Division title, they aren't sweating it. They embrace it. Nebraska (8-2, 5-1) erased a 14-point halftime deficit to beat Penn State 32-23 Saturday...
Via AP on Fox
November 11, 2012  |  Discuss
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