With the days of March rapidly approaching as we count down until the start of tournament play, we as fans begin to pay close attention to the teams that will be discussed as having the best chance to reach this year's Final Four.
Among those top teams, the Duke Blue Devils will essentially receive the utmost scrutiny.
Although it will certainly not come as any surprise, considering that the Duke basketball program is a consistent threat year-in and year-out to challenge for a national championship.
And this season has been no different, especially when looking at Duke's overall resume up to this point of the season.
However, the Blue Devils are not invincible.
For Duke to ultimately produce a successful run towards the 2013 Final Four, it will need to overcome these five indispensable concerns that could potentially derail them of its journey towards a 16th Final Four and a fifth national title in school history.