BassMasters Classic

Bassmaster Elite Series Chris Lane won the 2012 Bassmaster Classic by catching 51 pounds, 6 ounces of Red River bass.

Chris Lane clinches 2012 Classic championship

Louisiana native Keith Poche finishes third, Greg Hackney ends in 22nd during Red River bass-fishing tournament.
February 26, 2012 at 9:07pm
The Arkansas fishing team decoded the notoriously tough Cross Lake to win the 2012 Bassmaster College Classic.

Arkansas takes College Classic crown from LSU

February 26, 2012 at 6:09pm
Florida's Chris Lane jumped to the top of the 2012 Bassmaster Classic leaderboard going into the final day of the championship event.

Chris Lane jumps to top of Classic leaderboard

Hackney just makes top 25 cut in Red River B.A.S.S. championship.
February 25, 2012 at 9:12pm
Louisiana native Keith Poche earned a slim early lead in the 2012 Bassmaster Classic being held through Sunday on the Red River.

Poche takes early lead in 2012 Bassmaster Classic

Louisiana native makes most of first Classic appearance.
February 24, 2012 at 11:33pm
Greg Hackney said he can't wait for the 2012 Bassmaster Classic to begin, with chunky bass being in shallow and waiting to be caught.

Fishing should be good for Bassmaster Classic, Hackney says

Elite Series pro says bass are shallow, waiting to spawn.
February 22, 2012 at 8:46am
Weigh-ins and all other activities associated with the 2012 Bassmaster Classic on the Red River are free and open to the public.

Bassmaster Classic schedule of events

Weigh-ins held at CenturyLink Center, Outdoor Expo fills Convention Center.
February 22, 2012 at 8:40am
The first three days of practice for the 2012 Bassmaster Classic were pretty much a bust, making the final practice day even more important.

First practice days leave question mark on Bassmaster Classic

Final practice day will be crucial, Elite Series pros say.
February 21, 2012 at 11:59am
Mississippi Bassmaster Elite Series pro Paul Elias, who won the 1982 Bassmaster Classic) will be inducted into the Bass Fishing Hall of Fame during the Classic in Shreveport.

Elias to be inducted into Bass Fishing Hall of Fame

Former Bassmaster Classic champion one of four 2012 Hall of Fame class members.
February 17, 2012 at 11:37am
The 49 competitors in the 2012 Bassmaster Classic begin practicing on the Red River tomorrow (Feb. 17).

Weather, water levels the big unknown for Bassmaster Classic

Classic field begins practice on Red River tomorrow.
February 16, 2012 at 4:25pm
Winners of the Bassmaster VIP Experience will meet all the top Bassmaster Elite Series pros during the 2012 Bassmaster Classic in Shreveport.

See the Bassmaster Classic - up close and personal

Backstage passes up for grabs in Classic giveaway.
February 11, 2012 at 11:14am
The highest-ranked anglers in each B.A.S.S. Federation Nation division during the Federation Championship this weekend on the Ouachita River will move on to the Bassmaster Classic in February on the Red River.

Six Federation anglers win Bassmaster Classic slots

B.A.S.S. Federation Nation Championship on Ouachita river sends division winners to the Big Show.
November 05, 2011 at 10:21am
Tennessee's David Walker earned his first Bassmaster victory Sunday (June 19) by winning the Wheeler Lake stop of the Elite Series circuit.

Wheeler Lake Elite Series final: Walker walks away with first Bassmaster win

Greg Hackney finishes sixth, earns trip to 2012 Bassmaster Classic
June 20, 2011 at 11:16am
Kevin VanDam clinched his fourth Bassmaster Classic title - his second in New Orleans - today (Feb. 20).

Classic champ VanDam sets record in Tank Pond

February 20, 2011 at 9:12pm