Someone could win up to close to a billion dollars by the end of Friday evening.
Mega Millions will have its weekly Friday drawing for the chance fo the third-largest lottery prize in U.S. history.
The jackpot stands at $970 Million dollars with a cash option of $716.3 million dollars.
According to Mega Millions, the odds on winning the jackpot are one in 302.5 million.
Tickets are sold at lottery retailers thoughtout the country, including in Indiana, Kentucky, and Illinois.
Ticket sales will end one hour before the drawing, which is scheduled to take place at 10PM central time.