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2 By 2

Whether you’re a die-hard 2by2 fan or just enjoy taking the occasional chance on this fun and easy draw game, you’ll need to check your numbers here to find out if you snagged a prize. Simply click on a result to find out more about the winning numbers and prize breakdowns for a specific drawing.

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About 2by2

As part of the Multi-State Lottery Association, 2by2 is a regional draw lottery game played in Kansas, Nebraska and North Dakota. While it doesn’t offer the mind-blowing jackpots associated with Powerball and Mega Millions, 2by2 has good odds, neat prizes and daily drawings. If you’re looking for a bit of lottery fun while you wait for bigger drawings to take place, then this is the game for you. 2by2 is currently avaliable in the following states:

History of 2by2

Kansas and Nebraska first offered 2by2 to players in 2002, and North Dakota began selling tickets for the game in 2006. Separate versions of the game existed in Arizona, Iowa and Minnesota but have since been discontinued.

How to Play 2by2

All you need to do is pay $1 per line and select two red numbers between 1 and 26 and two white numbers between 1 and 26. It’s that simple! You can also buy a multi-draw ticket that enters you into seven consecutive drawings, with an added bonus of qualifying for the 2by2 Tuesday option, where all prizes won on that day are doubled in value.

If you’re itching for a lottery game that gives you great odds, then you’ll want to check out 2by2. Here’s a breakdown of prizes and the odds of winning:

Numbers Matched Prize Amount Tuesday Prize Value Odds of Winning
Match 4 (2 Red, 2 White) $22,000 top prize $44,000 top prize 1 in 105,625
Match 3 (2 Red, 1 White) $100 $200 1 in 2,200
Match 3 (1 Red, 2 White) $100 $200 1 in 2,200
Match 2 (2 Red) $3 $6 1 in 382
Match 2 (2 White) $3 $6 1 in 382
Match 2 (1 Red, 1 White) $3 $6 1 in 45
Match 1 (1 Red) Free 2by2 Ticket 2 Free 2by2 Tickets 1 in 8
Match 1 (1 White) Free 2by2 Ticket 2 Free 2by2 Tickets 1 in 8
Overall odds of winning any 2by2 prize are 1 in 3.59

Claiming a Prize

Apart from the top $22,000 prize, most 2by2 prizes can be claimed at any Kansas, Nebraska or North Dakota Lottery retailer. You’ll need to contact lottery officials in your state to complete the claims process if you win the top prize.

No matter what 2by2 prize you win, you’ll only have a certain amount of time to claim it. In Nebraska and North Dakota you’ll have 180 days after the date of the drawing, while Kansas gives winners 365 days to come forward.


If you want to play 2by2 and redeem any prizes you might win, you’ll need to be at least 18 years old in Kansas and North Dakota and 19 years old in Nebraska.

If there are more than ten grand prize winners in a single 2by2 drawing, then the prizes will be allocated to winners on a pari-mutuel basis, meaning that the cash value of the top prize could change.

If someone contacts you out of the blue about winning a 2by2 prize and asks for your personal details, don’t fall for it – it’s likely that you’re being set up for a lottery scam. Visit the scams page for more information about how to avoid becoming a target for fraud.

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Nebraska lottery 2×2

Michael claimed his second big win this year! He was just here in October 2019 to claim a $600 Mega Millions prize and told us then he’d be back. He sure was right! Michael said today he’ll be back again with a larger jackpot win. Congrats Michael!

Charles Kalkowski / $22,000

Lincoln, NE – Charles Kalkowski of Lynch won $22,000 playing 2by2 from the Nebraska Lottery.

Kalkowski purchased his winning ticket from Lynch Hometown Market at 416 West Hoffman Street in Lynch. The ticket contained the winning Red ball numbers (05, 14) and White ball numbers (15, 26) from the March 23 drawing on a free ticket.

Louis V. Kronawitter, Jr. / $22,000

TOPEKA, KAN. – Louis V. Kronawitter, Jr. is an avid Kansas Lottery player, who has always dreamed of winning a big lottery prize. That dream turned into a reality when the Shawnee resident won a $22,000 top prize on a free 2by2 Quick Pick ticket!

2by2 is a daily game that offers eight ways to win and a top prize of $22,000. To win the $22,000 top prize, Kronawitter matched both Red numbers 17 and 24 and both White numbers 10 and 13 in the January 25 2by2 drawing.

Robert Schwartz / $22,000

TOPEKA, KAN. – Tuesday morning, her husband Robert yelled, “Barb, come here!”

“The way he yelled it, it scared me to death,” said Barb Schwartz. “I thought he was having a heart attack!”

Nothing like that, thank goodness. It wasn’t a cry for help; it was a cry of joy! Robert Schwartz was celebrating the $22,000 top prize he won in Monday’s 2by2 drawing. And to think…“I won it with a free ticket!” he said proudly.

John from Fargo / $22,000

NORTH DAKOTA (July 25, 2018) – John stopped by the North Dakota Lottery office this morning to claim his $22,000 2by2 jackpot win! John won the big prize by purchasing a 2by2 ticket with the $6 he won playing Mega Millions. Talk about luck! He used the $6 to buy six plays of 2by2 for the July 25, 2018 draw and it turned into $22,000!

Lee McNorton / $22,000

TOPEKA, KAN. – Lee McNorton of Olathe is becoming a regular visitor to Topeka. In 2016, he won a $15,000 shopping spree at Sears in our Holiday Dash second chance promotion. Now, less than two years later, he’s back in Topeka with a $22,000 2by2 win after matching both Red ball and White ball numbers in the July 14 drawing!

“I’m happy to make the trip to Topeka any time,” said McNorton with a big smile. “We’ve been very lucky lately, and it’s been a real blessing. We’re definitely going to keep playing!”

Gary Shipley / $22,000

TOPEKA, KAN. – Gary Shipley, 67, of Hoxie is a man who stays the course. Case in point – he’s been playing the same four numbers in every 2by2 drawing for four or five years.

“My thought was that eventually they have to get hit. I might be 130 years old before that happens, but they’re going to get hit,” Shipley said with a laugh.

Mike Lagerman / $22,000

Javier Lima / $22,000

Dwayne Ryder / $22,000

Dwayne Ryder of Lincoln won $22,000 playing 2by2 from the Nebraska Lottery. Dwayne is going to put the money in savings and take his wife out to eat. Congratulations, Dwayne!

  • Prizes & Odds

The overall odds of winning a 2by2 prize are 1 in 3.59. The odds presented here are based on a $1 play and are rounded to one decimal place.

Any multi-draw selection that is not divisible by 7 is not eligible for the 2by2 Tuesday feature. The maximum Grand Prize liability is $220,000 (10 winners) per day except Tuesday. The maximum Grand Prize liability is $440,000 (10 winners) for a Tuesday drawing. If there are more than 10 Grand Prize winners in any one drawing, prizes will be awarded on a pari-mutuel basis.

The free ticket(s) is a 2by2 quick pick play(s) and will automatically print after the ticket is validated. Check your lottery’s official game rules for more information.

Nebraska lottery 2×2 Michael claimed his second big win this year! He was just here in October 2019 to claim a $600 Mega Millions prize and told us then he’d be back. He sure was right! Michael ]]>