Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls to $43,000,000
Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes
TRENTON (March 1, 2021) – The Mega Millions drawing on Friday, February 26, produced 10 players that matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Two of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prizes to $1,000. Moreover, 23,127 other New Jersey players took home $90,454 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400. The winning numbers for the Friday, February 26, drawing were: 11, 15, 37, 62, and 64. The Gold Mega Ball was 05, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.
The next drawing will be held Tuesday, March 2, 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.