MORRIS PLAINS — There was one third-tier prize-winning ticket sold for the Tuesday, June 20, drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn, winning the $10,000 prize. That ticket was purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize by $40,000.
That ticket was purchased at Gene’s, 163 Speedwell Avenue, Morris Plains.
The winning numbers for the Tuesday, June 20, drawing were: 06, 37, 39, 45, and 46. The Gold Mega Ball was 21, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 04.
In addition to the third-tier prizes won, 21 players matched four of the five white balls drawn, making each ticket worth $500. One of those tickets was purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $2,000. Moreover, 29,813 other New Jersey players took home $152,174 in prizes ranging from $2 to $800.
The jackpot rolls to $320 million for the next drawing on Friday, June 23, at 11:00 p.m. 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.