Press Release

Powerball Jackpot Reaches $317 Million
A $220.6 Million Cash Value

OKLAHOMA CITY (Feb. 2, 2015) - The Powerball jackpot for Wednesday night's drawing has reached $317 million! The estimated cash value of the jackpot is $220.6 million.

Players have until 8:59 p.m. on Wednesday to purchase tickets for the next Powerball drawing. Powerball drawings are held on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 9:59 p.m.

Play Responsibly
With the Powerball jackpot at $317 million, the Oklahoma Lottery is encouraging everyone to play responsibly.

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About the Oklahoma Lottery

Net proceeds of all Lottery games are used to support improvements and enhancements for Oklahoma education. More than $652 million has been contributed to education since November 2005 with funds appropriated by the State Legislature to pay debt service on a higher education capital bond issue; to pay support salaries for public schools and for equipment, scholarships and other purposes at our career and technology education institutions.