The Lancers had four placers.
Gerl was the only champion as he went 4-0 in the tournament with a fall and a tech fall in addition to his major decision over Kelly in the finals. Kelly is the fifth-ranked 141-pounder in the Pac-12.
Martinez won his first three matches, two by fall, but he lost 2-0 to Tyler Iwamura of Cal State Bakersfield in the finals. The loss snapped a 17-match winning streak for Martinez, who is now 30-5 on the season.
Merrill got to the finals with a pin of Menlo's Leonard Romero in the semifinals and then fell 5-3 to Atticus Disney of Cal Poly SLO in the finals, the fourth-ranked heavyweight in the Pac-12. Merrill's loss ended his 13-match winning streak.
At 174, senior C.J. Knowland snapped a 13-match losing streak and roared through the wrestleback bracket to finish third. He pinned Jesus Ambriz of Cal State Bakersfield in the wrestleback finals in 1:53. After losing his opener, Knowland reeled off five straight wins, getting a major decision and two falls.
The Lancers very nearly had a fifth placer as Craig Seidenglanz got to the semifinals of the wrestlback bracket, coming within one match of placing. He lost to Sam Cano (unattached), 2-1.
CBU will now be off for the next month and will conclude its 2012 campaign at the National Collegiate Wrestling Association (NCWA) National Championships March 8-10 in Daytona Beach, Fla. The Lancers are the No. 1-ranked team in the NCWA and the defending champions.