We're not sure if it's a "punchshot" or a "punch shot", but it's sometimes called a "Jika Rig", and it catches bass! Mike Iaconelli shares what he learned about this hot technique from his recent fishing trip to Japan with Morizo Shimizu. In this 23-minute bass fishing instructional video, Bassmaster
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
From tiny synthetic jigs for smallmouth to big bucktail jigs on ledges and everything in between. This is an old school technique that is having a resurgence in the bass fishing world. In certain conditions, the hair jig can really dominate. Seasonal patterns, technique and selecting the right
The Dean’s Office Week of April 23rd, 2017
In this 20-minute on-the-water bass fishing instructional video, FLW angler and Bassmaster Elite Series tournament rookie Mark Daniels Jr. talks about one of his favorite baits, the original Rat-L-Trap.
Rat-L-Trap Fishing Basics
Daniels starts by talking about Rat-L-Trap basics for beginners, like color and size selection. There are
Are you looking for a fun and exciting way to catch bass? Professional bass tournament angler Mike Iaconelli recommends you try a topwater lure. These baits sit on top of the water, attract fish and often elicit violent strikes. Not sure what topwater bait to use? In this video, Iaconelli
Mike Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek are on the water talking about how to select a target when presented with a multitude of cover.
Want to learn how to fish for bass in current? Current is an important component in fishing and is available in varying degrees on every lake, pond and river. One of the most important things about current is that it congregates fish in predictable locations. Every body of water will
Pete "The Dean" Gluszek is back on the water to tell you how to handle rising waters.
Mike Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek are back answering fans questions from the Bass University Mailbag.
Want to learn how to catch bass limits in minutes during the spring/early summer? In this bass fishing video, Bassmaster Elite Series Champion Ott Defoe will teach you how to take advantage of the bass all-you-can-eat buffet known as "the bait spawn". On many lakes, this is the shad spawn,
Where can I fish for bass from the bank? It's a question that many anglers have when they first get starting fishing. Bank access on big bodies of water are often not the ideal location to fish for the current season. In this bass fishing instructional video, Pete talks about using
Michael Iaconelli (aka Ike), the 2003 Bassmaster Classic bass fishing tournament champion, new MLF Bass Pro Tour angler and host of "Fish My City" on Nat Geo WILD joins The Bass University TV on the water to talk about his emergency plan when a day of fishing is going off
Pete Gluszek will help you understand the latest innovations in electronics such as side scan, down scan, and much more. Pete will also offer advice for utilizing 2d and traditional sonar units.