Mega Millions jackpot soars to $548 million ahead of Friday night drawing

Mega Millions jackpot soars to $548 million ahead of Friday night drawing

Mega Millions jackpot soars to $548 million ahead of Friday night drawing

With the Mega Millions jackpot rising to $548 million for Friday's drawing at 8 p.m.

Right now, Tuesday's drawing comes with a cash option worth $372 million.

The jackpot was last won July 24 when a group of California office workers won $543 million. The chance of matching all six numbers and winning the jackpot is one in 302.5 million.

Win them both and, well, you'd make history. and earn $862 million. Not bad for a couple of $2 tickets.

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The top Mega Millions jackpots of all time are $656 million in 2012 and $648 million a year later. Maybe you'll want to get in line at this South Land Park store before Friday night for one of the largest payouts in the game's history. Those who take the cash will receive a one-time lump-sum equal to all the cash in the prize pool - which was $309.2 million for Friday night's drawing.

Mass Lottery spokesman Christian Teja said this weekend's drawings will total over $865 million, with tomorrow's Powerball jackpot estimated at $314 million. No one has hit the Powerball jackpot since August 11.

To play: Select five balls 1-69 and a Powerball 1-26.

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