LOS ANGELES (AP) - Repair crews are shoring up a giant hole on Sunset Boulevard caused by a ruptured water main, as officials at the University of California, Los Angeles, continue to assess damage from a 20 million-gallon flood that hit the campus.
The Department of Water and Power's Mike Miller says workers are reinforcing the site Thursday and making the 56-by-41 foot crater safe for crews. Meanwhile workers off-site are fashioning new valves and a replacement for the burst section of the century-old steel main line.
The DWP says repairs along normally busy Sunset Boulevard likely won't be completed until the weekend.
UCLA says six facilities were damaged Tuesday and about 960 vehicles remained trapped in garages, with many below water left behind by the roiling flood.

Recent NCAAB Discussions

NCAAB Headlines

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Wisconsin vs. Florida Prediction Can Wisconsin pull off the small upset tonight in the Sweet 16 when the Badgers take on Florida at 9:59PM ET?
Thumbnail UCLA vs. Kentucky Pick The featured game of tonight’s NCAA Tournamenthas No. 2 Kentuckytaking on No. 3 UCLAin a battle of historic powers at 9:39PM ET.
Thumbnail South Carolina vs. Baylor Prediction Will Baylor end South Carolina's run tonight in the Sweet 16 when the two programs clash at 7:29PM ET?
Thumbnail Butler vs. North Carolina Pick Will No. 1 North Carolina have any trouble with No. 4 Butler when the two meet up today in the NCAA Tournament at...
Thumbnail Xavier vs. Arizona Prediction Is Arizona laying too many points to Xavier in tonight's NCAA tournament Sweet 16 matchup at 10:09PM ET?

NCAAB Team Pages