Mega Millions Jackpot Grows To $363 Million Ahead Of Drawing
Mega Millions lottery players with big dreams are driving Tuesday’s jackpot ever higher. As ticket sales pick up, lottery officials bumped up the estimated top prize by $7 million to $363 million.
Tuesday’s jackpot is one of the biggest jackpots in U.S. history. Two tickets in Georgia and New Jersey split the highest jackpot ever, worth $390 million, back on March 6, 2007.
No matched the winning numbers for last Friday’s jackpot of $290 million. Those numbers were 6-17-19-20-21 with a Mega Ball of 20.
The pot has been growing since an Atlanta woman won $72 million in Jan.
The odds of winning are about 1 in 176 million and if you take the lump sum, it would be around $255 million.
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