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TENNESSEE POWERBALL TICKETS PRODUCE 36,777 WINNERS; Jackpot for Saturday’s Drawing Grows to $51 Million
Thursday, May 27, 2004
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Tennessee’s - Powerball game produced 36,777 winners who purchased tickets from retailers in the state. By selecting the Power Play option, 5,986 players multiplied their winnings by two.

1 player matched 4 numbers and the Powerball to win $5,000. 113 players matched 4 numbers and won $100 while 104 matched 3 numbers and the Powerball number to win $100 each. 4,544 players matched 3 numbers and won $7 and 1,626 matched 2 numbers and the Powerball to win $7. 9,004 players matched 1 number and the Powerball to win $4. 15,399 players matched the Powerball and won $3.

The Powerball jackpot for the next drawing on Saturday, May 29, is estimated at $51 million. Powerball drawings are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9:59 p.m. CST (10:59 p.m. EST). Watch for drawings at 10 p.m. CST (11 p.m. EST) on official Tennessee Lottery television stations throughout Tennessee. For more details about Powerball, visit .

As with all Tennessee Lottery games, profits from Powerball tickets sold in Tennessee remain in the state and go to fund education programs. Most immediately, the Lottery is charged with raising at least $88 million by July 1 in order to fund scholarships for an estimated 65,000 students expected to attend Tennessee colleges and universities in the fall.

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