There were more than 12,500 Nebraska Lottery winners in the Wednesday, December 11, 2013, drawings. Among these winners was Roberts, who purchased his winning ticket at U-Stop, 8231 O Street in Lincoln. The quick-pick ticket contained one play with four of the five winning white ball numbers (1, 10, 13, 18, 19) and the Powerball number (27) from the December 11 drawing for $10,000.
Four hundred and forty-three Nebraska Lottery players have won the $10,000 Powerball prize to date. The odds of winning $10,000 playing Powerball are 1 in 648,975, and the overall odds of winning any prize are 1 in 31.8.