13,088 players shared a total of $45,288 in winnings from the Dec. 24-25, 2010 holiday weekend drawings of South Dakota's five lotto games.
On Dec. 24, 2010, there were 688 Mega Millions winners in South Dakota, splitting a total of $5,838 in prize money. The Mega Millions jackpot now sits at $196 million for the Dec. 28, 2010 drawing.
On Dec. 25, 2010, Powerball paid out a total of $12,242 to 2,273 lucky South Dakota players. Dakota Cash handed out a total of $8,386 in winnings to 5,044 people. Wild Card 2 said "You're a winner!" to 2,804 players who won a total of $3,984. And Hot Lotto made 2,279 South Dakotans winners, paying out a total of $14,838 in prize money.