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Kershaw golf buddies to share lottery prize

The three men played Palmetto Cash Five

KERSHAW COUNTY, S.C. — Three golf buddies are a bit richer after buying a winning ticket in the South Carolina Education Lottery. 

The golfers purchased a Palmetto Cash Five ticket and their ticket matched all the numbers drawn on Tuesday Feburary 4 (23-26-31-35-38) and because the spent an extra $1 to power up the three turned $100,000 into $200,000 when the "2" multiplier was selected. 

The odds of winning $200,000 playing Palmetto Cash 5 are 1 in 1,003,884.

 For selling the claimed ticket, Gate Petroleum Co. #325 in Camden received a commission of $2,000