$1 million Mega Millions ticket sold in south-central Kansas
TOPEKA, Kan. (KAKE) - While no one hit the $865 million Mega Millions jackpot from Tuesday night’s drawing, one unknown player in south-central Kansas did win the second-tier prize of $1 million. the Kansas Lottery said Wednesday.
The ticket matched five numbers but not the Mega Ball. The winning numbers on January 19, 2021, were 10 – 19 – 26 – 28 – 50 Mega Ball 16 and Megaplier 2.
Counties in south-central Kansas include Barton, Rice, McPherson, Marion, Stafford, Reno, Harvey, Pratt, Kingman, Sedgwick, Butler, Barber, Harper, Sumner, and Cowley.
The next Mega Millions drawing is Friday, January 22, with an estimated jackpot of $970 million. This jackpot is the second highest jackpot in the history of the game. Players have until 8:59 p.m. Central Time on draw days to purchase tickets.
According to the Kansas Lottery, Mega Millions offers nine ways to win and if you Megaply, you could win $5 million without even hitting the jackpot. Tickets start at $2 to play.
Players can submit all their winning and non-winning tickets in the Kansas Lottery PlayOn® Players Loyalty program.