More on Larry Nixon

46 years of AOY winners

Sep 11, 2015

See every winner of the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year title – from 1970 to today.

Angler of the Year winners

Aug 27, 2015

Throughout the years many anglers have earned the respected title 'Angler of the Year,' but only a select few have held it more than once.

Evers marks history with win

Aug 2, 2015

In becoming the first angler to win consecutive Elite events, Edwin Evers also joined an elite crowd of five with double-digit victories.

Hackney: Remember the mighty worm

Jul 20, 2015

You don’t hear so much about worms these days. I suppose that’s because they’re somewhat old-school.

Tharp: I want to beat the best

Feb 12, 2015

When I sit back and look at the pool of anglers that have earned my respect over the years, the one thing they have in common is that they all do their own thing.

Video: 1999 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 12, 2015

Davy Hite won the 29th Classic with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 55 pounds, 10 ounces; 9-15 more than runner-up Denny Brauer. The Classic was held July 29-31, 1999, in Louisiana Delta, La.

Video: 1987 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 7, 2015

Fishing just a long cast away from the launch ramp, George Cochran caught 14 bass that weighed 15 pounds, 5 ounces, the second lowest winning poundage in Bassmaster Classic history. The 17th annual Classic was held Aug.13-15, 1987, in Ohio River, Ky.

Video: 1980 Bassmaster Classic

Feb 3, 2015

Bo Dowden caught a 6-pound, 6-ounce bass, the biggest of the tournament, which anchored his 54-10 three-day catch, and earned him the crown in the "Super Bowl of Bass Fishing." The 10th annual Classic championship was held Sept. 24-26, 1980.

Howell recalls Classics

Jan 12, 2015

With the 2015 GEICO Bassmaster Classic quickly approaching, Randy Howell goes back and shares memories from his first Classic.

B.A.S.S. history firsts

Dec 11, 2014

For everything that gets accomplished, someone had to do it first. Here are some of the more famous 'firsts' in B.A.S.S. history.