Dueling jackpots continue to climb | News
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - With dueling jackpots, lottery players have caught lotto fever.
This week, lottery players in Georgia and South Carolina can play for a chance at a $139 million Mega Millions jackpot on Tuesday and then try for a chance at Wednesday night’s $222 million Powerball top prize.
Mega Millions tickets must be purchased by 10 p.m. for the 11 p.m. Mega Millions drawing. Tickets are $1 per play. Tickets the Powerball drawing must be purchased by 9:59 p.m. for the 10:59 p.m. drawing. Powerball tickets are $2 per play.
Odds of winning either jackpot are about 1 in 176 million.
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