Mega Millions Feb. 25 Drawing Offers $87 Million Jackpot; PA Ticket Sales Add Up To Benefits For Seniors

Written By Staff on February 25, 2022 - Last Updated on February 27, 2022
Mega Millions numbers

The previous drawing on “Twosday” 2/22 didn’t shake out to be a lucky one. There were no big Mega Millions winners. But it’s not all bad; that means for today, Feb. 25, the jackpot increases to a whopping $87 million. If a lucky lotto player hits it, they have the option to take the lump sum cash value of $58.2 million all at once.

Check the Mega Millions winning numbers below after the drawing at 11:00 p.m. ET.

Winning Mega Millions numbers for Friday, February 25, 2022

Winning numbers: 15 – 31 – 40 – 56 – 66

Mega Ball: 4

Megaplier: 3x

Twos made an appearance in Twosday’s drawing

The most recent drawing took place on “Twosday”, so called because of the unique date full of twos: 2/22/22. While no one hit the Top Prize or even a $1 million prize in that drawing, the number 22 was drawn as one of the first five white balls.

Since the beginning of Mega Millions, 22 has made an appearance in the first five balls 98 times. That’s 1.43% of the time, which is fairly often considering there are 70 possible numbers.

PA Lottery Sales Benefit Older PA Residents

Did you know that since its inception in 1972, the PA Lottery has generated over $32.6 billion for senior citizens in the state? This includes $1.3 billion raised in the 2020-2021 fiscal year. The types of programs the money goes to includes:

  • Property tax and rent rebates
  • Free and reduced-fare transportation services
  • Low-cost prescription programs PACE and PACENET
  • Care services
  • Local services provided by the 52 Area Agencies on Aging

Play PA Lottery online any time

People are winning lottery prizes every day and the PA Lottery has made it easier than ever to try your luck. On the PA iLottery app, you can buy your favorite PA Lottery tickets as well as Powerball and Mega Millions tickets. Join today and receive $20 in free play and a deposit match up to $500.

Good luck and please play responsibly.

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