Yelas Lips Nixon’s 10 from the 1990 Megabucks

Larry Nixon talks about his 1990 Megabucks win on the Harris Chain and about Jay Yelas lipping his personal best tournament bass. Photo Brenda Serrano.

Larry Nixon talks about his 1990 Megabucks win on the Harris Chain and about Jay Yelas lipping his personal best tournament bass. Photo Brenda Serrano.

We just got back from the Forrest Wood Cup on Murray this past week and while we were there, we had an opportunity to speak with Larry Nixon and Jay Yelas about their careers. Over the next few weeks we’ll be posting these videos (much better audio by the way) for you to see into their pasts and relive some of the more memorable moments of their careers.

Up first Larry Nixon talks about his biggest tournament fish ever, a fish that Bassmaster rookie Jay Yelas lipped. The tournament was the 1990 Megabuck event held on the Harris Chain. Nixon won the event, beating Roland Martin by 9-15, after a hard fought battle in the four-day qualifying round. [Read more…]