Mark Zona return to The Bass University on the water to talk about when to use a walking pencil-style topwater bait (like the Megabass Dog-X Diamante) vs a topwater chugger or popper (like a Strike King HC KVD Splash Popper).
Sometimes when you don't get a hook in a fish, or the fish swipes at the bait, which often happens with reaction baits, like crankbaits, buzzbaits, chatterbaits and spinnerbaits. What do you do to get them in the boat? Sometimes called follow-up baits, these baits are meant to land those
Mark Zona is back on the water to talk about fishing topwater poppers, like Strike King HC KVD Splash Popper and pencil baits (walk-the-dog-style baits) like Strike King KVD Sexy Dawg. He talks about how he utilizes each bait during
Bass University Live Segment 1
Bassmaster Elite Series angler, and recent top-finisher at Ross Barnett, Jonathan VanDam (JVD) joins Mike Iaconelli, Pete Gluszek, Brian "The Carpenter" and Eric the Intern on the first segment of May's Bass U Live. Jonathan talks a good deal about jerkbait fishing and answers several
One of Cajun Baby's favorite and best techniques is frog fishing. Cliff gives a run-down of the exact techniques, gear, frogs, and tips that he uses to catch big bass on the Bassmaster Elite Series.
Be Successful Topwater Frog Fishing
2:05 Fred Roumbanis's froggin' equipment
10:05 Boom booms frog
15:20 Frog fishing season
27:20 Retrieve for topwater frog fishing
36:05 Frog color choices
43:00 Topwater frog fishing question & answer
For Fred Roumbanis, throwing a frog is a confidence
Josh Bertrand has been fishing the Bassmaster Elite Series since 2013, and some of his favorite fishing is up north in the Great Lakes. In part, because Josh loves catching big 4lb smallmouth consistently, and the Great Lakes is a prime location to land those big smallies. In this
Bobby Lane loves fishing a frog (or a toad). Froggin' is a great way to catch a big bass. In this on the water bass fishing instructional seminar, Bobby Lane talks about the equipment you need to do some serious froggin'. Firstly, there are several types of frogs: poppin' frogs,
In 2018 one of Mark Zona's beloved friends shared his Braided Line Treble Hook Trick on The Bass University TV. In turn, Mark has chosen to share one of his friend's secret rigs for catching bass, and it's an alternative to the Ned rig, perhaps even
If you fish bodies of water with a hard bottom, football jigs are a great tool that will help you catch giant bass throughout the year. Ike's in-depth class on fishing football head jigs will cover the history of football jigs, different techniques, recommended gear, jig selection, a cool story
January 2017 Bass University Live Fishing Question and Answer
Video Segment 1 - Bass University News
Bass tournament fishing pros Mike Iaconelli & Pete Gluszek talk about what's going on with the Bass University, how to ask question to the guest pros, and how to win prizes, by becoming a PRO
Tournament bass fishing champion and guide Pete Gluszek introduces a crankbait he helped design, Pete's Quite Killer. Pete explains why this thin, silent, tight-wobbling crankbait is key when fishing gets tough. This shallow-running crankbait is great to fish in pressured waters around vegetation, blowdown trees, shallow docks and more.
JT Kenney knows a thing or two about fishing jigs. People ask him all the time, "What's your favorite jig?". JT Kenney responds, "Favorite jig for what?". That's exactly what this seminar is about. Fishing jigs is not a one-size-fits-all affair. There are several different styles of jigs, and further,
Mike Iaconelli is on the water with Dave Mansue discussing a hot topic, swimbaits.