Montana Bettors Win More Than $625,000 from Super Bowl
HELENA – Montana bettors won more than $625,000 from this weekend’s Super Bowl between the Kansas City Chiefs and Philadelphia Eagles.
Sports Bet Montana players wagered $747,805 on the big game, an average of $29 per bet. As of 9 a.m. Monday, the payout totaled $625,534 for a payout percentage of 84 percent.
Compared to the 2022 Super Bowl between the Los Angeles Rams and Cincinnati Bengals, the total amount wagered increased by 7 percent, the average bet amount increased by 22 percent and the payout increased by 46 percent.
The Montana Lottery was created by a citizen’s referendum in 1986. Since then, it has paid over $774 million in prizes and returned approximately $302 million to the State of Montana and $83 million in retailer commissions.
SOURCE: The Montana Lottery.Tags: Super Bowl, Montana Lottery