After no one claimed the $131 million jackpot on Friday night, the Mega Millions jackpot has risen to a new record high of $138 million.
In contrast, the most recent drawing produced a large number of lower monetary awards.
Friday's Mega Millions drawing yielded the following winning numbers and Mega Ball: 33-40-59-60-69-22. The Megaplier has a 3X power boost.
With an additional cash option of $83.6 million, the prize will now be worth $143 million. There will be a new jackpot winner on Tuesday, May 24th.
The Friday night lottery drawing did not produce any big-money winners, but one lucky player did become an instant millionaire.
Winner of $1 million after hitting the "Match 5" in Virginia. The gamer could have earned $3 million if they had used the Megaplier.
Ten people won $10,000 apiece after hitting the Match 4 and the gold Mega Ball