A $250,000 Mega Millions winner and two $10,000 winners, one for Mega Millions and the other for Powerball, are among the 11,253 South Dakota players winning a total of $312,742 in prizes from the March 23-24, 2012 lotto drawings.
There were 1,512 Mega Millions winners in the state, sharing in a total of $271,423 in cash. Powerball paid out a total of $22,346 in prize money to 1,615 winners. Hot Lotto made 1,105 people a total of $7,472 richer. Dakota Cash handed over a total of $5,789 in winnings to 3,770 South Dakota players. And there were 3,251 Wild Card 2 winners in the state, splitting a total of $5,712 in cash.