SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The New York Giants advanced to the Super Bowl with a 20-17 overtime victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday in the National Football Conference championship game.

The Giants, who made the playoffs after winning the regular season finale three weeks ago, will face the American Football Conference champion New England Patriots in the National Football League's title game on February 5 in Indianapolis.

(Reporting by Mark Lamport-Stokes; Editing by Frank Pingue)