West Virginia defensive lineman Barry Hawkins tries to escape the hold of a Virginia Tech Hokie in 1993.

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Virginia Tech and West Virginia will meet for the 54th time this Thursday, and in a series that has been tight (WVU leads 29-23-1) with the Black Diamond Trophy going to the winner, plenty of memories come flooding back for fans of both schools every time the two old rivals get together.

With 17 games decided by one score or less, there have certainly been some classic battles, and this week, we take a look at 10 of the most memorable contests in the series. Here are the top five on the list.

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  • Wvu
  • Virginia Tech
  • Touchdown
  • Field Goal
  • Sport
  • American Football
  • Scoring
  • Victory

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