There were no tickets sold with all six numbers in tonight’s drawing of the multi-state Mega Millions lottery and the estimated jackpot for Friday’s drawing will grow to $82 million.
A ticket with five numbers, but missing the Mega number, was sold in Wisconsin and is worth $1 million, Multi-State Lottery Association, which conducts the game, announced.
The numbers drawn tonight were 9, 17, 23, 57, 71 and the Mega number was 6. The estimated jackpot was $73 million.
The drawing was the 10th since the last time a ticket with all six numbers was sold.
The odds of matching all five numbers and the Mega number is 1 in 258,890,850, according to the Mega Millions website. The overall chance of winning a prize is 1 in 14.71.
The Mega Millions game is played in 44 states, the District of Columbia and U.S. Virgin Islands.