The Bassmaster Classic is the premier tournament in the world, pitting the best bass anglers against one another as they vie for the $500,000 top prize.

The event is Feb. 24-26 event on the Red River in Shreveport-Bossier City. All Sportsman coverage, including daily articles and video interviews of competitors, can be found on this page. So be sure to check back often.

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2012 Bassmaster Classic - Competitors
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Name
Previous Classics Fished
Times in the Money
Career Ernings
Casey Ashley 30 44 $635,447
Denny Brauer 20 195 $2,559,393
Stephen Browning 30 97 $833,673
Brent Chapman 10 120 $1,148,293
Keith Combs 1 11 $117,085
John Crews 5 65 $690,577
Ott DeFoe 0 16 $252,463
John Diaco 0 unknown $3,200
Edwin Evers 10 112 $1,717,552
Todd Faircloth 9 111 $1,305,162
Allan Glasgow 0 5 $35,309
Shaw Grigsby 13 158 $1,861,173
Greg Hackney 9 87 $1,310,756
Davy Hite 13 115 $1,738,959
Jamie Horton 1 12 $157,953
Tim Horton 10 108 $1,270,139
Randy Howell 9 120 $960,327
Michael Iaconelli 12 110 $1,818,048
Tom Jessop 0 unknown $1,200
Alton Jones 12 116 $1,999,791
Steve Kennedy 5 55 $1,027,513
Jeff Kriet 7 94 $886,299
Bobby Lane 4 43 $617,211
Chris Lane 1 57 $586,078
Jared Lintner 2 49 $591,564
Bill Lowen 3 43 $519,795
Aaron Martens 11 118 $1,721,762
Matt McCoy 0 unknown $1,200
Ish Monroe 6 87 $960,907
Takahiro Omori 7 113 $1,403,922
Brandon Palaniuk 1 9 $98,805
Keith Poche 0 20 $141,103
Josh Polfer 0 unknown $1,700
Kelly Pratt 0 4 $60,574
Chris Price 1 12 $39,422
Matt Reed 2 66 $584,008
Marty Robinson 0 30 $234,428
Dean Rojas 9 100 $1,440,068
Fred Roumbanis 2 50 $846,776
Terry Scroggins 8 95 $1,412,567
Fletcher Shryock 0 4 $67,454
Gerald Swindle 11 117 $1,318,467
Mark Tucker 7 72 $711,673
Andrew Upshaw 0 2 $675
Kevin VanDam 21 198 $5,285,476
Greg Vinson 1 37 $249,663
David Walker 6 51 $505,151
Dustin Wilks 5 67 $488,168
Kevin Wirth 12 121 $1,152,294