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$421 MILLION Mega Millions® Jackpot Drawing Tonight
3/23/2018 10:48:50 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (March 23, 2018) – The Mega Millions® jackpot has catapulted to $421 MILLION for tonight’s drawing, ranking it as the fifth largest jackpot in the game’s history.

The winner can elect a cash option of $250 million.

South Carolinians wanting to take a chance on tonight’s drawing must purchase tickets by 10 p.m. for the 11 p.m. drawing.

Mega Millions® tickets cost $2 and are available at lottery retailers statewide.

Players can purchase Megaplier® for an extra $1 to see their non-jackpot winnings multiplied by the Megaplier® number selected.

The odds of winning the jackpot are long, about 1 in 303 million.

Good luck, South Carolina!

Please, play responsibly!

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