Professional bass angler and fishing guide Dave Mansue would pick a jig, if he could only use one bait. The reason? More tournament money has been won on a jig than any other bass lure. There are several different types of jigs, and Dave talks about the characteristics to look for
The Bass University has really gotten to know Wesley Strader over the years, as an instructor in our classes and as a host of our Lake Chickamauga episode BUcket List series. In this video, Welsey shares a lot of information about his history in the sport and answers some personal
FLW BFL champion and Bassmaster Elite Series rookie Wes Logan joins The Bass University in this interview to talk about his love for swim jig fishing. Learn when and where to fish a swim jig, what swim jigs that Wes Logan likes to fish, the trailers he uses and why
Learn What Makes Bass Bite
1:05 What really matters to bass?
3:20 Bass senses
8:15 Bite factors
11:00 Advantages of baits
17:10 Action options
26:05 Size options
31:20 Sound options
41:20 Color selection decisions
46:55 What makes "scents"?
JT Kenney has come back to The Bass Univeristy to talk with "The Dean" Pete Gluszek.
0:20 Introduction of MLF color commentator JT Kenney and his transition from full-time angler to the broadcast booth
1:36 Why does Ike scream "It's a giant" on every fish?
In this video, Pete Gluszek talks with Japanese lure designer Hiroshi Nishine from Nishine Lure Works Ltd. Nishine discusses how he got started in designing lures, differences in fishing in Japan and the US and more.
Main Topics in this Hiroshi Nishine Interview
In this bass fishing video, Captain Justin Jones joins The Bass University to talk about braided line noise when flipping and pitching. Inspired by Randall Tharp's Bass University classes Flipping & Pitching Cover and
Returning BASS Bassmaster Elite Series angler Gerald Swindle is in Anderson, SC to teach that class and all The Bass University TV online students about cold water cranking (aka cold water crankin'). After a year fishing the inaugural year of Major League Fishing's Bass Pro Tour, Gerald Swindle is returning to
Scott Canterbury is a long-time FLW $1m+ winner, who joined the Bassmaster Elite Series in 2019. Scott had a great rookie year by finishing 2nd at Winyah Bay on his way to being named the 2019 Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year 2019 Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year Championship tournament on
Bassmaster Elite Series angler Koby Krieger sits down with The Bass University's Pete Gluszek and Stray Casts's Pat Renwick in Birmingham, AL. Koby is an accomplished topwater angler, and he loves it so much he says he dreams about it at night and tries to invent new ways to catch
Snookie caught up with John Cox right before the 2020 Bassmaster Classic and was able to ask him a few questions about his recent filming with The Bass University and his plans for fishing the biggest tournament in professional bass fishing.
0:18 What's it like filming in the boat
FLW Tour pro bass fishing tournament angler Kurt Dove joins The Bass University to talk about Ned rigs and power fishing soft plastics. Kurt talks about selecting the right Ned rig jighead weight for the conditions, and not overworking the bait. He also discusses times when fish are NOT looking
Pete Gluszek is on the water talking about a bait that's on the comeback trail, the spinnerbait. Recently there's been a return to tournament success for spinnerbaits. Pete talks about how there was a decline in popularity of the spinnerbiat, primarily around the time the chatterbait became popular. In this
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