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PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — United Airlines is getting into the football spirit and hoping to make it easier for college football fans to see their favorite teams play at games.

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The company is adding more than 200,000 seats to its flights that travel to college football hot spots.

The increase impacts 11 airports near cities with big universities.

Credit: United Airlines Press.

United is adding flights to destinations that include the South Carolina cities of Columbia and Greenville; and Knoxville, Tennessee; College Station, Texas; South Bend, Indiana; and State College, Pennsylvania, among others.

It will also use larger airplanes for destinations such as Birmingham, Alabama; Austin, Texas; and Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport.

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The airline says that’s an average daily increase of 2,200 seats in the college football markets compared to 2017.

The change takes effect in September and will remain through November.

(© Copyright 2018 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)