The numbers sum up the frenzy that has taken over the Golden State since it joined the madness over Powerball, which has seen its jackpot soar to $600 million for Saturday’s drawing.
On Monday, lottery retailers across the state began offering Powerball. Californians no longer have to drive across state lines to join the frenzy of the multistate, multi-million dollar lottery game.
The winning numbers were 2-4-23-38-46, Mega Ball 23. Five players who bought lottery tickets in the Bay Area — along with 24 other tickets bought in California — won nearly $230,000 each by matching five of six numbers
The jackpot for Tuesday night’s MegaMillions drawing has reached the $363-million mark, making it the third-largest jackpot in the history of the game, according to the California Lottery.
The jackpot for Friday night’s MegaMillions drawing has reached the $100-million mark, according to the California Lottery. How can one increase one’s chances of winning such a jackpot?