Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $75,000,000
Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes
TRENTON (March 9, 2020) – The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to $75 million! James Carey, New Jersey Lottery executive director, announced that in the Friday, March 6, drawing, 14 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Two of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $2,000. Moreover, 23,694 other New Jersey players took home $104,806 in prizes ranging from $2 to $800, according to Carey. The winning numbers for the Friday, March 6, drawing were: 15, 48, 56, 58, and 70. The Gold Mega Ball was 04, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 04.
The next drawing will be held Tuesday, March 10, at 11:00 pm. All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing. Mega Millions tickets cost just two dollars; by adding the Megaplier option for an extra dollar per play, players can increase their non-jackpot winnings up to five times. Mega Millions tickets are sold in 46 participating jurisdictions. Drawings are held on Tuesdays and Fridays.