USC’s football media guide lists captains for each season. Only two teams had as many as five.
Captains of the 1983 team coached by Ted Tollner: safety Tony Brewer, linebacker Jeff Brown, linebacker Keith Browner, tight end Fred Cornwell and center Tony Slaton.
Captains of the 2010 team coached by Lane Kiffin: quarterback Matt Barkley, fullback Stanley Havili, cornerback Shareece Wright and linebackers Michael Morgan and Malcolm Smith.
Sarkisian coached five seasons at Washington before he was hired by USC. The Huskies had four captains his first three seasons, five in 2013 and six last season.
USC opens Saturday against Fresno State.