DETROIT – The Mega Millions jackpot jumped by $11 million and stands at $433 million for Friday's drawing.
The cash option for the jackpot is $260 million.
The $433 million jackpot is the third-largest Mega Millions jackpot this year. The biggest Mega Millions jackpot won in 2018 was a $533 million jackpot.
The last Michigan player to win the Mega Millions jackpot was Kevin Blake in October. Blake won half of the game's $42 million jackpot; the other winning ticket was purchased in Rhode Island.
If a Michigan player wins tonight's $433 million jackpot, it would be the largest Mega Millions prize won in the state.
The largest Mega Millions winner from Michigan was a couple from Port Huron who won $208 million in April 2005. The largest lottery winner won in Michigan was Donald Lawson, a Lapeer man who won a $337 million Powerball jackpot.