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    A lipless crankbait is a great search bait for prespawn bass because it can be fished in a variety of ways.

    Three bass baits for March

    Lipless baits, shallow crankbaits and jigs are tops
    March 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    February bass will mostly be caught by baits retrieved above them because of their tendency to look toward the surface for food.

    Bass anglers, don't skip February

    Using the right lure is key this month
    February 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Bass pro Davy Hite has retired from the Bassmaster Elite Series for a spot in the broadcast booth for The Bassmasters and Bassmaster LIVE.

    Time for another chapter

    Headed from bass boat to broadcast booth
    January 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Stripers get more active in cold weather, making them perfect targets for December trips.

    Stripers, walleyes on tap

    Cold weather can provide new tests for anglers
    December 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    A vibrating jig is a great tool bass fishermen should have in their tackle boxes when November rolls around.

    Take a break from deer; the bass fishing is worth it

    Cover water for best November bass fishing
    November 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    Bass move back into creeks in the fall, and they begin to feed heavily to build up reserves as winter approaches.

    Is October best month?

    Bass are moving, hungry, biting and a blast
    October 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    A square-billed crankbait will cover shallow areas well, so bass pro Davy Hite loves to tie one on in the fall when bass are headed to the bank as the water cools.

    Three-pronged approach - Square-bill, jig and spinnerbait are fall staples

    Top fall lures for bass
    September 01, 2016 at 9:00am
    A 7-inch Senko fished on a Texas rig is a great bait for deep summer bass.

    Don’t forget Senkos

    Texas-rig a big bait for summer bass fun
    August 29, 2016 at 9:00am
    Bass pro David Fritts has gotten the 3 1/2-inch 25.5 Dredger hung up at almost 25 feet deep.

    Get to those deep bass

    New Berkley crankbaits are ready to dive
    August 15, 2016 at 9:00am
    A VMC Swimming Rugby Head jig and Flappin’ Hog trailer is a great combination for fishing deep water during the summer.

    Go early and go deep

    Don’t let heat, boat traffic keep you off the lake
    July 29, 2016 at 9:00am
    A crankbait can help you cover more water and find concentrations of bass once they move offshore.

    Get out, start cranking

    With fish ganged up offshore, it’s the way to go
    June 29, 2016 at 9:00am
    Crankbaits are a great tool when bass move out on offshore structure, especially when they’re ganged up like they often are in June.

    June is worth the wait - Hungry bass can make your day all-month long

    FLW Pro says no better month than June for N. C. bass
    June 15, 2016 at 9:00am
    Bass pro Davy Hite searches for spring bass with Senkos, crankbaits or spinnerbaits, but once he’s located a concentration of nice fish, he’ll slow down and fish an area thoroughly.

    April is an angler’s bass fishing heaven

    Bass will bite anything, so fish to your strength
    April 29, 2016 at 9:00am
    Baits designed to catch bass are made in a rainbow of colors, but you only need six or eight different color combinations you have confidence in to meet most fishing needs.

    Time to talk about the best colors for catching bass

    How do you know you’ve tied on the right one?
    April 15, 2016 at 9:00am
    A big Mop Jig will produce a lot of big prespawn bass, but not until you’ve found them with a search bait like a crankbait.

    Not all the lake’s a stage

    To find prespawn staging areas, look for cover
    March 29, 2016 at 9:00am