Saturday Powerball Jackpot At $320 Million
The Powerball jackpot is at $320 million for tonight’s drawing.
The numbers drawn Saturday night are: 17, 29, 31, 52, 53 and Powerball 31.No word yet on any winners.
Your odds of winning are the $320 million jackpot with a cash value of $198.3 million are 1 in 175,223,510 according to the Powerball website. There’s a 1 in 31.85 chance that a ticket holder could win something else including the smallest prize of $4.
Powerball ticket agents in the 42 states where the game is played have reported an increase in sales reports NBCNews.com. Iowa Lottery spokeswoman Mary Neubauer says the current jackpot is the sixth highest in history, but that it could grow depending on sales at the end of each day.
New Jersey had a million-dollar winner in last Saturday’s Powerball drawing when one person matched five numbers. The ticket was sold at Soda King in Manalapan according to the Patch of Middletown.
The largest lottery jackpot ever offered was last March’s Mega Millions $656 million which was won by 3 ticket holders.