Found August 29, 2013 on Fox Sports:
Khalil Wilkes was walking off the field following Stanford's practice Thursday morning when offensive coordinator Mike Bloomgren tapped him on the shoulder to deliver the news he had worked so hard to hear. Wilkes won the starting center job. The fifth-year senior beat out Conor McFadden in the closest competition in training camp. Wilkes started all 14 games last season at left guard - which second-team All-American David Yankey is taking over - and will now anchor one of the best offensive lines in the country when No. 4 Stanford opens the season against San Jose State on Sept. 7. The only other position battles also have been settled. Stanford coach David Shaw said James Vaughters will start at outside linebacker and Wayne Lyons will play cornerback opposite Alex Carter.
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