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DATE: Friday, March 22, 2013
CONTACT: Karie Lowe (785) 296-5744
Player Excitement Builds as the Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $320
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
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.