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DATE: Friday, March 22, 2013
CONTACT: Karie Lowe (785) 296-5744
karie.lowe@kslottery.net

Player Excitement Builds as the Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $320 Million!

Player excitement is building as the Powerball jackpot continues to climb after no one matched all numbers in the March 20 drawing.  The estimated Powerball jackpot for Saturday night is $320 million with a cash option of $198.3 million!

The Powerball jackpot has been on a roll since February 6, when a Virginia resident claimed a jackpot worth $217 million.  The record Powerball jackpot was $587.5 million, split between winners in Arizona and Missouri on November 28, 2012.

Powerball isn't the only game offering a multimillion-dollar jackpot this weekend. The estimated jackpot for tonight's Mega Millions drawing is $20 million, with a cash option of $14.7 million.

The Hot Lotto jackpot also continues to roll.  The estimated jackpot for Saturday night's drawing is $3.37 million with a cash option of $2.52 million.

The Super Kansas Cash jackpot is also climbing.  Tomorrow night's estimated Super Kansas Cash jackpot is $340,000.  Super Kansas Cash is a Kansas-only game and jackpots are paid in one lump sum.




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