Greg Hackney provides an in-depth presentation of how he uses sonar and GPS electronics to locate bass in shallow water, deep water, and among various types of cover and structure. Greg also explains the details of the latest innovations in sonar such as side imaging, down imaging, key settings,
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
The Dean’s Office Week of April 5th, 2017
Catching big bass during the spawn is a strong strength of Jacob Powroznik. He even won a Bassmaster Elite Series event during 2014 on Toledo Bend with sight-fishing tactics. Jacob describes common scenarios, recommends his best baits, and reveals bed fishing secrets to help you catch more fish during the
Gerald has seen tough times throughout his life, as we all do. He will share how he was able to find success after re-arranging priorities and making life more enjoyable on and off the water! Gerald's class on developing a Positive Mental Attitude (PMA) is full of eye-opening information and
Carl Jocumsen didn't become an Elite angler because of blind luck. He had to put fish in the boat. In this class Carl shares his best tips for landing fish, a topic that is rarely talked about but vital to fishing success. Much is talked about getting fish to bite,
The Dean's Office - December 19th 2016
Throwing frogs around vegetation is one of Scott Martin's favorite techniques for catching big bass! There is much more to it than tying on a frog, casting it out across the water, and working it back to the boat. An angler has to have the right lure and the right
Be sure to also check out Fall Seasonal Transition & Baits! Pete Gluszek talks about the fall transition in regards to bass that have related to grass all summer. Pete talks about where the bass go when the grass starts to die and what targets to fish.
Do you ever get hung up, backlash, wind knots or have other annoyances throughout your fishing day? "The Dean of The Bass Univeristy", Pete Gluszek is on the water to demonstrate tips, techniques and secrets for getting out of trouble.
What to do when you cast your lure over a tree
Many anglers describe the post-spawn phase as one of the most difficult times to get bass to bite, hence the name "Post Spawn Funk". Jason Christie will help identify how to recognize this phase and he will also share his incredible tricks for overcoming these obstacles to catch those lethargic
In this 3-part on-the-water instructional fishing video, Mike Iaconelli and Pete Gluszek discuss fishing topwater frogs for bass.
Frog Fishing: Part 1
Equipment & Walking the Dog
Pete Gluszek talks about the finer details of walking the dog that he learned from fishing with Ish Monroe. Mike talks about the preferred equipment setup
West Coast Bassmaster Elite Series Pro angler John Murray discusses catching big smallmouth. On some bodies of water, they're the most fun to catch, and in a tournament situation on those bodies of water, the best chance you have at winning. John talks about the specifics of his favorite baits
Pete Gluszek is on the water to talk about the importance of high quality polarized sunglasses. Whether you're looking for spawning fish in the spring, or any other time of year that we want to see the habitat in the shallows, or identifying bass chasing your bait, you need good