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THE STORIES

HOWELL WINS THE CLASSIC

With a limit weighing 29-2 on Sunday, Alabama's Randy Howell wins the Bassmaster Classic on Lake Guntersville.

EVERS TAKES THE CLASSIC LEAD

With a two-day total weight of 47-6, Edwin Evers enters the final day of the Bassmaster Classic with a 1-ounce lead over Randall Tharp. Ott DeFoe lurks in third, just over 4-pounds out of the lead.

THARP LEADS BASSMASTER CLASSIC

With 27-8 on Friday, Randall Tharp leads Edwin Evers and David Walker at the Bassmaster Classic on Guntersville.

BASSMASTER CLASSIC MEDIA DAY: BASS ZONE STYLE

The BZ asked the 2014 Classic competitors all the tough questions on Thursday's Media Day in Birmingham, Alabama......

THE BASS ZONE’S 2014 CLASSIC SCHEDULE

A look ahead at what to expect from The BZ at the Bassmaster Classic from Lake Guntersville.

CARDEN’S CLASSIC CONNECTION

“To finally make the Classic and reach the goal that Jamie and I set is a dream come true and definitely a gratifying experience.” – Coby Carden

BOBBY LANE ON THE GUNTERSVILLE CLASSIC

Bobby Lane’s last minute Classic thoughts.

HITE WINS FLW TOUR ON OKEECHOBEE

With a total weight of 88-14, Brett Hite earns the second FLW Tour victory of his career.

ONE MORE DAY FOR HITE

Even with his lightest limit of the week weighing 15-12, Brett Hite still maintains his lead on Saturday at the FLW Tour on Lake Okeechobee.

HITE EXTENDS HIS LEAD ON OKEECHOBEE

With a two-day total weight of 58-7, Brett Hite extends his lead to 12-9 over Randall Tharp at the FLW Tour on Okeechobee.

HITE LEADS FLW TOUR ON OKEECHOBEE

With 34-15 on Thursday, Brett Hite leads the FLW Tour after Day One in Florida.

2014 FLW TOUR PREVIEW: LAKE OKEECHOBEE

The BZ introduces a new preview format to cover the 2014 FLW Tour season that begins tomorrow in Florida.

THE BZ'S CLASSIC ODDS

After starting the trend in 2013, The BASS ZONE is back with their 2014 Bassmaster Classic odds for Lake Guntersville.

TALES FROM THE HAWG TROUGH

Michael Simonton breaks down the mystery and mystique behind the Hawg Trough

BASS FISHING’S HYPOTHETICAL MEGA-DEAL

Ever wonder what the top tournament anglers would earn per cast if they signed contracts that were similar to MLB contracts?

HERREN'S GUIDE TO RIGGING: TACKLE ORGANIZATION

A step-by-step look at how Matt Herren is rigging his Skeeter for the 2014 season - Updated on January 24th.

MATT HERREN’S GUIDE TO RIGGING THE RIDE

“It easily takes at least one full work week just to get my boat ready for the Elite Series.” – Matt Herren

LESSONS LEARNED IN 2013

Josh Bertrand outlines five valuable things that he learned during his rookie season on the Elite Series .

DUCKETT’S SATURDAY SCORECARD CONCEPT REVIEWED

A look back at Boyd Duckett’s candid assessment of the 2013 Elite Series season.

BASS TALK LIVE: THE PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE

BASS TALK LIVE returns for the 2014 season.

LOOKING TOWARDS THE 2014 SEASON

Three storylines to follow throughout the upcoming year in professional bass fishing….

DEFINING MOMENTS

The BASS ZONE Crew chooses their defining moments from the past year in professional bass fishing.

TWEETS OF THE YEAR

The BASS ZONE highlights some of the most memorable victories from the 2013 season that were captured one Tweet at a time.

STOCKING STUFFERS

Have you ever wondered what Elite Series pros would give each other for Christmas?

DEFOE'S SHORT AND SWEET PRE-PRACTICE PLAN

“Fishing wise, I don’t think that there’s much you can learn about how a lake will fish in February by catching fish in November or December.” – Ott DeFoe

MAKING THE 20-FOOT STEP

“If you are fishing as a co-angler not to win tournaments but to truly learn, it can be an invaluable experience.” – Jeff Sprague

5oz. REVISITED

“What I’ve done is try to find my own niche and express my own individuality and let the sponsors come to me.” – Anthony “5oz.” Hunt

MORGENTHALER’S EIGHT CLASSIC DECISIONS

A walkthrough of Chad Morgenthaler’s clutch performance in the Bassmaster Classic Wild Card on Okeechobee

REVISITING THE BASS ZONE'S GOLDEN TICKET CONCEPT

A look back at a concept unveiled by The BASS ZONE in 2012.

BASSMASTER CLASSIC WILD CARD: PREVIEW

For one angler, Florida's Lake Okeechobee will prove to be the path to the 2014 Bassmaster Classic

MATT LEE’S MAGICAL SENIOR YEAR AT AUBURN

“In both fishing and football, there are some things that happen that you just can’t explain.” – Matt Lee

OFF-THE-WATER RIVALRY

Elite Series pros from Alabama prepare for the Iron Bowl this Saturday between The University of Alabama and Auburn University.

RETROZ

BZ Stories From the Past……

FOLLOWING UP

The BASS ZONE revisits some of the storylines that developed during the 2013 season.

IKE OFFSHORE

“If you don’t have those days where you’re just out there fishing for fun, you can lose sight of what it’s all about.” – Mike Iaconelli