San Diego State University’s men’s basketball team took a steep fall in the latest Associated Press poll, dropping to No. 13 in the rankings of the nation’s best teams, according to

San Diego State’s men’s basketball team falls to No. 13 in new AP poll, released Feb. 24, 2014.

San Diego State slipped after a loss Saturday to New Mexico State.

SDSU has made it to the NCAA Tournament four years in a row. The team was eliminated in the second round last year. The tournament kicks off March 18, and one of the eight early rounds is set for San Diego.

Florida rose to No. 1 in the new poll, while Syracuse, which topped the rankings for three straight weeks, fell after losing two games.