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$250,000 Mega Millions® Ticket Sold in Simpsonville
4/2/2012 9:41:54 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (April 2, 2012) – If you purchased a Mega Millions® ticket from Spinx Company #134 at 1301 Fairview Road in Simpsonville, you might be $250,000 richer today.

The ticket sold in Simpsonville matched all five white ball numbers drawn Friday night. Had the ticket holder purchased Megaplier® for an extra $1, the $250,000 Match 5 prize would have been an automatic $1 MILLION. The odds of winning 250,000 are 1 in 3,904, 701.

Mega Millions® – Friday, March 30
2, 4, 23, 38, and 46 Megaball®: 23 Megaplier®: 3

Check your tickets. More than 205,000 players in South Carolina hold tickets for prizes from $2 up to $250,000. Of these, more than 48,000 players purchased Megaplier® to see their winning amounts multiplied by “3.” Nine players in South Carolina matched four white balls and the Megaball® to win $10,000. Of these, two players purchased the Megaplier® option to see the $10,000 prize tripled to $30,000. The odds of winning this prize tier are 1 in 689,065.

Players have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com.

Winning tickets for Friday night’s world record jackpot were sold in Maryland, Illinois and Kansas. The Mega Millions® jackpot for Tuesday’s drawing is $12 million.

Proceeds from every dollar spent by players on the South Carolina Education Lottery are returned to the state in the form of funding for education, prizes, retailer commissions, and payment to contractors for goods and services.

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