Big Wins in the Mega Million JackpotPublished July 2, 2002 by OCR Editor
Several lucky winners have shared considerable sums of the massive 83 million dollar jackpot on Tuesday.
The Mega Million jackpot on Tuesday reached $83 million. The big pick was l8-31-49-50-51 with the mega ball 4. Of the 469,000 tickets that were sold, some ticket holders reached the 9-prize level. Five holders won $l75, 000 for matching the first five numbers exactly.
Nobody, however, won the biggest prize. Drawings for the Mega Million are on Tuesday and Friday evenings Eastern Time. Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, and Virginia are the nine states that play in the jackpot with Washington State soon to join in September.