Freezing rain, sleet and snow hit the Cotton Bowl Sunday, but forecasters said the weather will clear and temperatures will be in the mid-40s for New Year’s Day, when No. 3-ranked Texas and No. 4-ranked Miami meet.
Texas freshman running back Butch Hadnot has been cleared to play despite suffering a broken finger on Nov. 24 against Baylor. Hadnot missed the season-ending 28-27 victory over Texas A&M.; A splint on the finger will come off for the game.