Topics: Classic

DeFoe, Wilks fishing McDade

Feb 26, 2012

McDade is a ghost town. Well, compared to the past two days it is.

Jones' first fish of the day

Feb 26, 2012

Alton Jones just got a shot of confidence. His first fish of a the day - a 2.5-pounder - which came on a six-inch Yum Dinger at 8:30.

Alton working the shallows

Feb 26, 2012

Here's how slowly Alton Jones is working his way through this shallow spawning flat. It just took him a minute and 20 seconds between casts, and he's not making long casts.

Day Two: Some days are tougher than others

Feb 26, 2012

Well, you know the story: I won’t be fishing tomorrow. I missed the cut in a tiebreaker. I’d love to tell you that it’s OK but I have to admit that it hurts.

Tak and Ike tie: Tak advances to Sunday

Feb 26, 2012

Ike and Tak have both won a Classic, but one gets to keep fishing while the other heads home. They didn't flip a coin to decide. Here's how it works.

Service crews on hand

Feb 26, 2012

Here at the ramp in Coushatta, the service crews wait in case disaster strikes.

A Classic case of sibling rivalry

Feb 26, 2012

Bobby and Chris Lane are brothers, but today they’re competitors first, vying for the Classic championship.

Dot com team arrives at Coushatta

Feb 26, 2012

B.A.S.S. photographer Jerry Cunningham and B.A.S.S. writer Trey Reid arrive at Lake Coushatta on the morning of the final day of the 2012 Bassmaster Classic.

Jones stays close to dock

Feb 26, 2012

Alton Jones isn't going to be burning any gas today. He's in a narrow cut across from the Red River South Marina - a shallow, narrow cut.

Making our way to Little Jungle

Feb 26, 2012

I'm headed to Coushatta to cover the action in the Little Jungle, a backwater near the lower end of Pool 4.

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