9,576 South Dakota players won a total of $36,367 in prize money in the January 6-7, 2012 drawings of the state's five lotto games.
Powerball paid out a total of $18,272 to 2,432 lucky winners. There were 1,306 Hot Lotto winners sharing in a total of $7,357 in prizes. Wild Card 2 was the way to win for 3,006 players in the state who pocketed a total of $4,893. Dakota Cash handed out a total of $3,507 in winnings to 2,435 South Dakota players. And Mega Millions paid out a total of $2,338 to 397 winners in the state.