Bobby Lane was leading the pack into the Little Jungle this morning, arriving about 8:35.
One ounce separates Keith Poche and Greg Vinson atop the Bassmaster Classic leaderboard. It's the slimmest of margins in the tightest of Classics.
I'm headed south on the Red River toward Coushatta with photographer Jerry Cunningham.
Check out images from behind the scenes of Day One of the 2012 Bassmaster Classic on the Red River.
After Keith Poche stepped off the Classic stage, he did not fully realize he had just taken the lead from Greg Vinson by 1 ounce. Someone backstage helped drive it home to him.
We've got you covered with more images from the Red River on Day One of the Bassmaster Classic!
Mike Suchan brings you the bird's-eye view as the 2012 Classic gets under way on the Red River!
Bobby Lane and Greg Vinson have some company from Todd Faircloth, who is idling into the back portion of the Little Jungle.
Bobby Lane is fishing a few hundred yards from Greg Vinson in the Little Jungle.
Greg Vinson has found a hot spot. He just dropped his shallow water anchors, and seconds later he caught a bass in the 2- to 3-pound range.