The Heritage Generals got 10 of their 11 overtime points from seniors Cole Wilcox and Luke Grant as they defeated Signal Mountain, 55-51, to advance to the championship of the Dalton Thanksgiving Tournament at Dalton High School on Tuesday.
Heritage (2-0) led 30-19 at halftime, but got outscored 17-6 in the third quarter as the Eagles tied the game. Both teams managed just eight points in the fourth to send the contest to overtime.
Wilcox had a game-high 25 points, including a 7-of-9 performance at the free throw line, while Grant had 12 on the night, five coming in OT, including a big 3-pointer.
K.T. Webb had 15 for the Eagles and Jarren Radden finished with 13, but Signal Mountain connected on just 10-of-21 free throws. Heritage was 8-of-14 at the line.
The Generals will face Campbell for the championship Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.