Powerball jackpot grows to over $300 million.
Powerball jackpot has gone 5 weeks without a winner, with the current jackpot sitting at an astounding $320 million.
The last person to match all 6 numbers on a Powerball ticket was David Honeywell on the Feb 13. Honeywell purchased his ticket on his way to boarding a flight. His last minute purchase earned him the $217 million jackpot from Powerball.
Since February, the Powerball jackpot has not been claimed. Wednesday’s jackpot of $260 million drew in millions of players, but none received the jackpot. Three players matched the first 5 numbers and received $1 million each.
The Powerball drawing for Saturday Mar 23 has the sixth highest jackpot in history. The largest jackpot came in at $579.9 million and was shared between two tickets.
At $320 million, the current Powerball jackpot is bringing in high traffic for ticket sales, and many new Powerball players.