strong>March 7, 2016 — Happy Monday! We hope you had a great weekend. Both the Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots rose over the weekend.
No one was able to match all six numbers for Powerball’s grand prize Saturday night, which bumped the jackpot up to an estimated $50 million. There were 576,781 non-jackpot prizes, together winning a total of about $3.5 million. The winning Powerball numbers for the March 5, 2016, drawing are: 3 – 27 – 34 – 59 – 69 Powerball: 19 Power Play: 2x
Mega Millions also rolled over this weekend as no one matched all six numbers in Friday night’s drawing. The next jackpot is an estimated $157 million. There was one ticket, sold in Ohio, that won the $1 million second prize. There were over 1.4 million players who took home prizes Friday night, together winning a total of about $4.38 million. The winning Mega Millions numbers for the March 4, 2016, drawing are: 21 – 26 – 33 – 48 – 73 Mega Ball: 14 Megaplier: 4x
Congratulations to all of this weekend’s winners. Grab your ticket for this week’s drawings, starting Tuesday (March 8, 2016) with Mega Millions. Remember – you can’t win if you don’t play!