Mega Millions Grand Prize Rolls Up To $242 Million

By: Staff
Staff Writer
Published: Dec 30, 2021

MegaMillions grand prize rolls over without winner. MegaMillions jackpot rolls over since were no winners last night as it makes history. Friday's drawing will be for a grand prize of $242 million.

However, if the winner of all six numbers chooses the cash option they will only receive $150.8 million. Mega Millions is a US multi-jurisdictional $1 lottery game. To play Mega Millions, a player picks five different numbers from one to 56, and one number from one to 46.

The tickets can be purchased in 41 states.

Mega Millions holds the record for the largest US lottery jackpot, set on March 6, 2007, when two tickets, one each from Georgia and New Jersey, split a prize of $390 million (annuity).

Both sets of winners chose the cash option.