Bass Fishing • Mossy Oak University

Bass Fishing • Mossy Oak University

14 Seasons

Tips, tactics and How-To fishing videos from recreational fishing leaders around the nation.

Bass Fishing • Mossy Oak University
  • Selecting the Right Bass Fishing Rod • Ott DeFoe

    Episode 1

    There are a plethora of options for fishing rods and it can be difficult to choose just what type of rod you need. There are three main features to look at: length, power and action. As a general rule, the longer rods are for more open casting while shorter rods are for hitting specific spots nex...

  • Selecting the Right Bass Fishing Reel • Ott DeFoe

    Episode 2

    To bass fish efficiently, you have to have the right gear ratio on your reel. Ott DeFoe keeps four speeds in his arsenal, each for a specific purpose that depends on the type of bait, depth and cover. He goes in-depth with the four speeds he uses and why.

  • How To Organize Bass Fishing Gear • Ott DeFoe

    Episode 3

    It’s important for competitive bass fishermen to be able to find things fast. Ott DeFoe keeps his gear in the front of his boat, lighter items in the front storage compartments and heavier further back. His fishing gear is no doubt the most organized thing in his life.

  • Favorite Bait to Use When Bass Fishing • Ott DeFoe

    Episode 4

    There are a lot of variables to consider when bass fishing. Location, weather and time of year are things to keep in mind when selecting bass bait. The go-to, anytime, anywhere bait for Ott DeFoe is a jig like the half-ounce Terminator Pro.