COLUMBIA, SC (March 25, 2013) – A Powerball® ticket worth $1 MILLION was purchased from the Cottageville BP at 11020 Cottageville Hwy. in Cottageville for Saturday night’s drawing.
The ticket sold in Cottageville matched all five white ball numbers drawn. Had the ticket holder purchased PowerPlay® for an extra $1, the $1 million prize would have increased to $2 MILLION.
Powerball® – Saturday, March 23
17, 29, 31, 52, and 53 Powerball®: 31
Check your tickets. More than 41,000 players in South Carolina hold tickets for prizes from $4 up to $1 MILLION. Of these, more than 14,000 players purchased PowerPlay® to see their winning increased by set prize amounts. Players have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com.
The odds of winning $1 million are 1 in 5,153,633.
In February of last year this location sold a $1 million Mega Millions® ticket to a Summerville woman.
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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