One Gloucester County Ticket Wins $10,000
Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls to $68,000,000
TRENTON (March 8, 2021) – There was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Friday, March 5, drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn winning the $10,000 prize. That ticket was purchased at One Stop Shoppe, 300 Parkville Station Rd., Mantua in Gloucester County.
In addition to the third-tier prize won, 36 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Nine of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prizes to $1,000. Moreover, 21,288 other New Jersey players took home $92,160 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400. The winning numbers for the Friday, March 5, drawing were: 10, 11, 17, 27, and 54. The Gold Mega Ball was 20, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.
The next drawing will be held Tuesday, March 9, 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.