When it comes to Duke basketball, every game is a big game.
Playing against Duke is often the most high-profile game of the season for an opponent, and the Blue Devils always get the other team’s best shot.
However, some of these contests take on special significance for the program each year.
Whether it’s a non-conference showdown with another marquee team in a Final Four-type atmosphere, or a huge battle with a bitter ACC rival, there are certain games that stand out on the schedule.
Let’s take a look at the five biggest games in the 2013-14 season.
Note—Because Duke plays some opponents twice, I selected five different teams to help add variety to the list.