Things have changed. More than half the field has been eliminated from contention and the savvy fan's attention turns elsewhere.
Former Classic champ Davy Hite breaks down the first day of the Classic on ‘First Take.’
See the competitors as they launch on Day One of the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic presented by Diet Mountain Dew and GoPro.
During Media Day, we asked anglers and other familiar faces to predict the winning weight for the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic on Lake Guntersville.
2009 Bassmaster Classic champ Skeet Reese gets behind the camera at the Night of Champions before the 2014 GEICO Bassmaster Classic.
Bryan Kerchal, 23, of Newton, Ct., ignored the odds to become the only "amateur" to claim the coveted Bassmaster Classic champion title and the $50,000 prize that accompanied it. The 24th annual Classic was held July 28-30, 1994, in High Rock Lake, N.C.
B.A.S.S. Senior Editor Ken Duke breaks down the 2014 Classic field as only he can.
Only the very best pro bass anglers in the world get a shot at competing in the Bassmaster Elite Series. Meet the field of 107 anglers, including 12 rookies, who are set to take on the challenge in 2014.