BASSTrakk concerns resolved

Feb 21, 2013

There will be a real-time scoreboard at the 2013 Bassmaster Classic, but the 53 competitors won't see it during competition. That ruling, made Thursday, ended two days of considerable angler anxiety.

New Jersey state of mind

Feb 21, 2013

Pete Gluszek knows all about fishing in the cold. The Dean of Bass University lives in New Jersey.

Classic anglers converge on Media Day

Feb 21, 2013 photographers get up close and personal with the Classic anglers at Media Day.

Final preparations at the media circus

Feb 21, 2013

Looking over tackle and preparing for tomorrow, anglers take questions from the media.

The bling of B.A.S.S.

Feb 21, 2013

Rims, lift kits and LEDs are but some of the decorations Elite Series pros add to their rigs.

Weather is the focus

Feb 21, 2013

As 53 Classic anglers filed onto the Tulsa Fairgrounds for Media Day, the buzz was not about lures or boats. Instead, they all played amateur meteorologist.

Hackney catches 10-pound trophy before Classic starts

Feb 21, 2013

Beginning Friday, Greg Hackney will compete in his 11th Bassmaster Classic, but he’s already landed a trophy largemouth that he’ll cherish the rest of his life.

Lane brothers reflect on 2012

Feb 21, 2013

Bobby Lane and reigning Classic champ Chris Lane reflect on how special this past year has been.

It's different the second time around

Feb 21, 2013

Southern Indiana angler and the Federation Northern Division qualifier, Mark Dove, has been to the Bassmaster Classic before, but this time it’s different.

McClelland at home on Grand

Feb 21, 2013

With snow starting to fly, Mike McClelland looked at peace on Grand Lake O’ the Cherokees on the final day of Classic practice.