Powerball jackpot reaches $320 million

Posted at 8:54 PM, Mar 23, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-23 20:59:35-04

Feeling lucky? The Powerball jackpot  is up to $320 million!

The drawing is Saturday evening at 10:59 Eastern.

Never played? Powerball’s site explains the game: “we draw five white balls out of a drum with 59 balls and one red ball out of a drum with 35 red balls. Draw sales cut off at least 59 minutes before the draw. Check for local cut-off time.”


Win the Powerball jackpot? Hey, you never know!

The cash value of the winnings is $198.3 million.

And you’ll need luck, by the way. LOTS of it. The odds of winning are 1 in 175 million.