Lincoln Player Wins $100,000 Playing Nebraska Pick 5
One person from Lincoln won a $100,000 jackpot playing Nebraska Pick 5 from the Nebraska Lottery.
The winning ticket was purchased at Cornhusker Bottle Shop at 2310 N 1st St. in Lincoln. The ticket contained one quick pick play for seven draws. The October 15 drawing matched the winning numbers 02, 05, 14, 20 and 39.
The player, who wished to remain anonymous, said they’re a regular player and buy one seven-draw quick pick ticket every Sunday.
The player also said they’d won a $44,000 2by2 Tuesday jackpot several years ago.
Nebraska Pick 5 is Nebraska’s unique Lottery game: all the proceeds from Nebraska Pick 5 stay in Nebraska, and all the winning tickets are sold in Nebraska at Nebraska Lottery Lotto game retailers. The odds of winning the Nebraska Pick 5 jackpot, which starts at $50,000 and grows by $10,000 each drawing that is not won, are 1 in 658,008 while the overall odds of winning a prize in the game, which has drawings seven nights a week, are 1 in 9.2.
Published on 10/16/2023