Beginning in 1987-88, the Falcons found immediate success with Carriere as head coach, winning four OCAA championships (1987-88, 1988-89, 1991-92, and 1993-94). In four of those seasons, he was named the OCAA Coach of the year, as well as CCAA Coach of the Year in 1993-94. Carriere was inducted in the OCAA Hall of Fame in 2013 as a Coach. He then returned to coaching the Falcons in 2013-14 and has coached his team to playoff births the past six years. In 2018-19, Carriere was once again named the OCAA Coach of the Year, as the Falcons captured an OCAA gold medal. The Falcons also won an OCAA silver medal in 2017-18 and OCAA bronze medals in 2015-16 and 2016-17. Carriere played for the Men's Basketball team from 1981-84. He also was a CCAA Mentor Coach for the Female Apprentice Coaching Program.