King of the Hill

Some Patterns, when they disappear from play, are never gone for long. It’s just one way they climb the ranks, so to speak. But, only one Pattern can be king of the hill. In Mega Millions, that Pattern is {2-1-1-1-1}. What shenanigans did it get up to November 10, 2017?

General Lottery Analysis

Friday night saw winning numbers 6, 23, 38, 42, 58, and MB 24, bringing the number of appearances up to 132.

{2-1-1-1-1} never stays gone for long! Source:

With 305 Mega Millions drawings to date, the {2-1-1-1-1} Pattern has played 43.3% of the time. This Pattern previously played in the November 3rd drawing, exactly one week ago.

The [1-1-2-1-1] General Order made its 35th appearance. With that said, it has played in 26.5% of the 132 drawings where the {2-1-1-1-1} Pattern has appeared. When taking all 305 drawings into account, this General Order has played 11.5% of the time. Prior to Friday night, the [1-1-2-1-1] General Order was last seen on August 11, 2017. We reconfigured this from the [1-3-1-1] General Order that was a part of the old 75-15 system.

Now with six appearances, the 1 1 2 0 1 1 Specific Order has played in 17.1% of the 35 drawings where the [1-1-2-1-1] General Order has appeared. This Specific Order has also played in 4.55% of the 132 drawings where the {2-1-1-1-1} Pattern appeared. Finally, when looking at all 305 drawings, this Specific Order has played 1.97% of the time. The 1 1 2 0 1 1 Specific Order previously played in the May 30, 2017 drawing.

Three Number Combination(s)

The repeating Three-Number Combination of the evening was 38, 42, 58.

Some Combinations don’t need several years before repeating. Source:

This Combination made its debut in the March 10, 2017 drawing.

With November close to halfway over, and (U.S.) Thanksgiving right around the corner, will the {2-1-1-1-1} Pattern make an encore in Tuesday’s drawing?

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