More on Tim Tucker

Classic lessons from Three Rivers

Oct 5, 2005

Just because there were so few keepers doesn't mean that the 2005 Bassmaster Classic was boring.

Jay Yelas

Jul 26, 2005

Jay Yelas steps out of the shadows and captured the 2002 Bassmaster Classic on Lay Lake.

Top Classic patterns

Jul 26, 2005

Five top Classic finishers tell us how they managed to fight the midday current.

A fast start and a big finish

Jul 23, 2005

There is one factor that separates the Big Show from the rest

The man behind the dream

Jul 15, 2005

Read about the beginnings of the Classic as the idea sprang from the fertile and adventurous mind of Ray Scott.

2004 Bassmaster Classic: Patterns revealed

Mar 25, 2005

Adjusting to water movement. Adjusting to changing light conditions. Adjusting to an influx of muddy water. Adjusting to the unseen impact of spectator boat traffic. And more.

Classic ring

Mar 16, 2005

What pros do with this momento says a lot about them

Short wins Mississippi Open

Mar 16, 2005

The late-August conditions for the season-opening $300,000 CITGO Bassmaster Mississippi Central Open presented by Busch Beer could hardly have been worse for the 200 pro competitors and their amateur partners.