11,349 South Dakota players shared a total of $42,536 in winnings from the Feb. 11-12, 2011 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
The winning began on Feb. 11, 2011, when Mega Millions paid out a total of $3,438 in prize money to 417 lucky players.
On Feb. 12, 2011, there were 2,818 Powerball winners in the state splitting a total of $19,405 in cash. Dakota Cash was the way to win for 2,998 South Dakotans with a total of $4,457 in winnings. Wild Card 2 put a total of $5,860 in the pockets of 3,659 winners. And Hot Lotto was the hot ticket for 1,457 players in the state who shared in a total of $9,376 in prize money.