More than 13,000 SC lottery players win after Triple 5 combination drawn

COLUMBIA, SC – One of the South Carolina Education Lottery’s most popular number combinations, 5 – 5 – 5, was drawn Thursday evening, lottery officials said in a press release.

A record 13,600 Pick 3 players in South Carolina took home either $250 or $500 per play depending on the price paid for their ticket.

Thursday’s drawing was the eighth time 5 – 5 – 5 has been drawn by the Lottery.  The same combination was seen last in December of 2012.