Florida State University angler Nick Harria broke his rod on a Pickwick Lake fish.
Lamar University angler Justin Royal's third keeper is a good one.
We started on a College team that typically does well, and we're seeing a little execution of the "bent pole pattern" already this morning.
A cameraman films as the Carhartt College Series anglers stand in their boats for the national anthem on Day One of competition on Pickwick Lake.
Auburn University anglers are ready to take on Alabama's Pickwick Lake. Photo courtesy of Pat Snellings.
Auburn University angler Briggs Defoor is ready for the Alabama sun.
Carhartt College Series anglers line the dock at Alabama's Pickwick Lake.
It's early still but the Carhartt College Series anglers are already catching 'em...
Boats are lined up and ready to launch on Day One of the 2013 Carhartt College Series Wild Card.