When the spawn phase is over, it can be a very good time to fish with hard baits in order to catch big female bass that are feeding aggressively after the spawn. Ish Monroe discusses his best topwaters, crankbaits, swimbaits, and jerkbaits for this time of year with specific information
An in-depth breakdown for fishing with crankbaits from deep to shallow.
During the summer months, the bass fishing can often be red hot as bass feed aggressively throughout the day and night. However, there are also times when the fishing gets tough due to fishing pressure, high water temperatures, and a lake-wide party on the lake with pleasure boaters! Ish Monroe
Catching a giant smallmouth bass aka "Smallie" may be one of the most exciting things about bass fishing! Smallies are well known for being very aggressive and a blast to catch; they are also notorious for being difficult to locate from day to day. Consistently catching these big Smallmouths is
Bryan will walk you through the when, where's and how's to hop and pop his favorite topwater the Damiki Air Frog.
In this seminar, George Cochran gives you his tip and tricks on how to use the wacky-rig worm effectively.
Pete Gluszek, "The Dean" of The Bass University, shares his experience with new cutting-edge techniques and classic bass fishing tactics that have been winning tour level tournaments for decades! Gluszek describes techniques for both finesse and power fishing situations with crankbaits, chatterbaits, spinnerbaits, and plastics. Another of Pete's
Florida's Shaw Grigsby is well known for being a sight fishing expert. Shaw's class on sight fishing techniques covers how to catch the bass that you can see during the bass spawn, but he also gives advice for other seasons such as how to catch cruising bass during the fall!
Seth Feider loves catching smallmouth, and he proved it by finishing 1st and 2nd in the last two events of the 2016 BASS Elite Season. Unbelieveably, Feider's smallmouth averaged over 5lbs. each on Minnesota's Mille Lacs Lake, where he caught 76lbs. 5oz. with 15 fish at the 2016 Toyota Bassmaster
Swimming Jigs is often a misunderstood technique! Fred ‘Boom-Boom’ Roumbanis has developed several tactics for these horizontal presentations, along with his Pepper Custom Signature Series Swim Jigs!
When the water temps drop into the low 40’s an angler must adjust his approach. Pete talks in-depth on lures and technique that deliver in the dead of winter. Learn about The Silver Buddy, hair jigs, A-rig and the Rapala Jigging Rap
John Crews & Missile Baits : Segment 1
John Crews and Pete Gluszek host August's Bass University Live show. They are joined by Bassmaster Open on Champlain 2nd place finished Bud Cipoletti. All the anglers had been out earlier in the day filming content for future Bass University TV releases. John Crews
Finesse fishing guru Aaron Martens discusses how he uses finesse fishing gear and tackle with effective power fishing techniques to give the bass a natural looking presentation. These are dynamite tactics that Aaron relies on for catching a ton of bass, as can be seen from his performance on the
Smallmouth Bass are notorious for their ability to move and become difficult to relocate. Jonathon VanDam’s knowledge of the seasonal movements of smallmouth bass will help you save valuable time so that you can spend less time searching and more time catching big brown bass!